Tag Archives: fentanyl

I-40 traffic stop in Oldham County leads to 50 pounds of meth and fentanyl

The Texas Division of Public Security (DPS) seized 45 kilos of suspected methamphetamine and 5 kilos of suspected fentanyl on Thanksgiving Day after a Texas Freeway Patrol Trooper stopped a automobile in Oldham County. At about 1:30 p.m. Thursday, a DPS trooper stopped a 2006 Chevrolet Equinox, which was touring east on Interstate 40 close to Vega, for a visitors …

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Grandmother faces trial for Brent Sullivan’s fentanyl overdose death. Here’s what to know

Kelli Smith’s grandson Brent Sullivan died on the age of 12 of a fentanyl overdose in 2021. Smith and her daughter Alexis Murray Smith have been each arrested and confronted fees of intentional youngster abuse leading to demise and youngster abuse not leading to demise, as Murray Smith’s toddler daughter was additionally current within the dwelling the place Sullivan died. …

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Feds target international fentanyl supply chain with ties to China

Washington — Federal prosecutors charged 12 people and eight corporations in China with participating in worldwide schemes to promote and ship chemical compounds used to supply fentanyl and different lethal medication internationally and into the U.S., the Justice Division introduced Tuesday. Eight separate indictments unsealed within the Center and Southern Districts of Florida described an more and more widespread and …

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Seattle City Council OKs law to prosecute for having and using drugs such as fentanyl in public

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Metropolis Council on Tuesday adopted a managed substance regulation after rejecting it earlier this summer time, making the possession and public use of medication resembling fentanyl a gross misdemeanor. The council voted to approve the measure by a 6-3 vote on Tuesday, aligning the town’s code with a brand new state regulation. The ordinance permits …

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Suspects in child’s fentanyl death at Bronx day care get federal charges

NEW YORK — The 2 individuals arrested within the loss of life of 1-year-old Nicholas Dominici at a day care facility in New York Metropolis at the moment are dealing with federal fees. That is due to the quantity of medicine discovered. The truth is, authorities stated they discovered sufficient fentanyl to kill 500,000 individuals. Three different youngsters have been hospitalized …

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