In Sight Crime – Fentanyl use is booming in the United States. With support from the Mexico Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, InSight Crime mapped the distribution chain, and the role of Mexico’s criminal organizations in the trade in our series about fentanyl. The alarming spike in synthetic opioid overdose deaths … Read moreThe Chart That Explains How Deadly Fentanyl Is Reaching This Country
WESTCHESTER, NY (The Daily Mail) – Five people have been arrested following a New York drug raid where cops seized enough fentanyl to kill two million people. DEA agents and Greenburgh police raided an alleged heroin and fentanyl mill operated out of a Westchester, New York home on Friday morning. A Drug Enforcement Administration task … Read moreDrug Cartels: ‘Enough Fentanyl To Kill Two Million People’ Found In New York Home
TYE, TX (KTXS) – Tye police made both a drug bust and an immigration bust during a single traffic stop. About 11 p.m. on Thursday, police stopped a Ford pickup on FM 707. As the police officer approached the vehicle, he noticed four males and one female in the bed of the truck covered with … Read moreIllegal Alien Charged With Smuggling Other Illegals And Meth Into U.S.
PROVO, UT (KUTV) – Utah County authorities arrested a man who is accused of trafficking illegal drugs worth over $850,000, a press release stated. On January 12, detectives with the Utah County Special Enforcement Team and deputies with the Utah County Sheriff’s Office attempted to stop a car for traffic violations. Jose Olegario Lopez, 44, … Read morePreviously Deported Illegal Alien Caught With $850K Worth Of Meth And Cocaine In Utah
GASTON COUNTY, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – Three illegal aliens were arrested in Gaston County with $200,000 worth of methamphetamine. Christian Cabrea-Rivas, 36, Silvia Hernandez-Iturralde, 29 and Marco Tulio Ramos Garcia, 35 were taken into custody on Monday, Jan. 7 after authorities found them in possession of two kilograms of meth. Police say several children … Read morePreviously Arrested Illegal Aliens Caught With $200K Worth Of Meth In North Carolina
BEAUFORT COUNTY, NC (WITN) – An Eastern Carolina man is facing multiple drug charges after deputies say they found black tar heroin during a traffic stop. Beaufort County deputies arrested Candelario Zepeda on Sunday. The 40-year-old man from Belhaven was charged with possession with intent to sell and deliver heroin, possession with intent to sell … Read moreIllegal Alien Caught Selling Heroin, Pain Pills In North Carolina
BENSALEM, PA (CBS News 3) – The Bensalem Township Police Department has seized over $1 million of heroin in two separate investigations in Bucks County. Three Mexican nationals were arrested after investigators from a joint team raided an establishment on the 2600 block of Lincoln Highway on Oct. 27. The members of that team of … Read moreGroup Of Mexicans Caught With $1 Million Worth Of Raw Heroin In Pa.