Federal Agents Raid Local Medical Offices

By Dave Leval

Federal Agents Raid Local Medical Offices

March 19, 2013 Updated Mar 19, 2013 at 1:55 PM EDT

COMMERCE TWP., MI (My TV20 News at 10) --- A sign in the window lets patients know the office of Dr. Rajat Daniel.

Federal drug agents raided the office on Union Lake Road Tuesday morning.

Agents also raided a medical office in Clinton Township.

Both are believed to be connected the drug fraud case involving Canton Township pharmacy owner Babubhai Patel.

He's serving a 17-year sentence for leading a scheme that involved more than 20 pharmacies.

Patel must also pay nearly $20 million in restitution.

as part of his sentence, along with the 17-year prison term.
Patel, a pharmacist, has deep ties to the local Indian community and was vice chairman of the Canton Hindu temple.

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