Barling Pain Clinic Raided By DEA Agents

BARLING (KFSM) — The Drug Enforcement Agency raided the Western Arkansas Medical Clinic in Barling on Tuesday (Nov. 6) as a part of an ongoing investigation into a doctor there.

According to Debbie Webber, public information officer for the DEA out of New Orleans, the agency has been investigating the Western Arkansas Medical Clinic in Barling.  Webber did not name the specific doctor under investigation.

Webber said the clinic, located at 1311 Fort Street in Barling, was being used as a pain clinic.

Further details of the investigation have not been released.