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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, June 13, 2019

Federal Grand Jury Indictments Announced

United States Attorney Trent Shores announced today the results of the June 2019 Federal Grand Jury B.

The following individuals have been charged with violations of United States law in indictments returned by the Grand Jury. The return of an indictment is a method of informing a defendant of alleged violations of federal law, which must be proven in a court of law beyond a reasonable doubt to overcome a defendant’s presumption of innocence.

Ken Lee, Veng Xiong, Xiongkou Her, and Kosh Kash Cannady Lor- Superseding Indictment. Drug Conspiracy; Possession of Firearms in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Crime (2 Counts); Felon in Possession of a Firearm. Ken Lee, 24; Veng Xiong, 32; Xiongkou Her, 23; and Kosh Kash Cannady Lor, 24, all of Tulsa, are charged with conspiring to possess with intent to distribute and to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine. Lee and Her are also charged with possessing a Glock .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol and a Taurus .38 caliber special revolver in furtherance of their drug trafficking crimes. Xiong and Lor are charged with possessing a Winchester 12 gauge shotgun and associated ammunition in furtherance of their drug trafficking crimes. Xiong is further charged with being a felon in possession of a Winchester 12 gauge shotgun, a ROMARM/CUGIR 7.62x39 mm semi-automatic rifle, a Glock .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol, and a Taurus .38 caliber special revolver. The investigative agencies are the Osage Nation Tribal Police, Osage County Sheriff’s Office; FBI; Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives; Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs, and Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

Krishna Parchuri, Christopher Parks, Gary Lee, and Jerry Keepers- Superseding Indictment. Conspiracy to Offer and Pay, and Solicit and Receive Health Care Kickbacks; Conspiring to Commit Health Care Fraud; Soliciting and Receiving Health Care Kickbacks; Obstruction of Criminal Investigations of Health Care Offense. Parchuri, 44, of Tulsa, Parks, 57, of Tulsa, Lee, 58, of Tulsa, and Keepers, 65, of Kingwood, Texas, are charged with conspiring to offer and pay, and solicit and receive health care kickbacks; and conspiring to commit health care fraud. Keepers and Parchuri are also charged with soliciting and receiving illegal bribes and kickback payments. Parchuri is further charged with obstructing the criminal investigation into the health care offenses. The Department of Labor- Office of Inspector General (OIG), IRS- Criminal Investigation, U.S. Postal Service- OIG, Department of Veterans Affairs- OIG, FBI, the Department of Health and Human Services- OIG, and Defense Criminal Investigative Service conducted the investigation.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Health Care Fraud
Contact: 
Public Affairs 918-382-2755
Updated June 13, 2019