South Texas Border Patrol Officers Seize $2.5M In Fentanyl, Meth, Cocaine, Marijuana U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized more than 60 pounds of cocaine, 12 pounds of fentanyl, seven pounds of methamphetamine and 650 pounds of marijuana.
Agents Seize $182K In Fentanyl At Texas-Mexico Border From US CitizenU.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Brownsville Port of Entry seized $182,000 in fentanyl from a 50-year-old U.S. citizen applying for entry into the country on August 13.
Texas Governor Signs 'Anti-Fentanyl' Bill Increasing Penalties For Manufacture & DeliveryThe law will increase punishment for the manufacture or delivery of 4-200 grams of fentanyl to a minimum of ten years in prison or a maximum of life in prison.
$1.4M In Fentanyl, Methamphetamine Seized At Southern BorderU.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations officers seized hard narcotics in four separate, unrelated incidents that totaled more than $1,400,000 in street value.
$1.2M+ In Fentanyl, Cocaine Seized At Southern Border, 2 Arrested More than $1.2 million in fentanyl and cocaine was seized at the southern border in two separate incidences within a 72 hour period.
Families Rally To Bring Awareness To Surge In North Texas Deaths Related To FentanylParents and siblings held pictures of family members who have died, many of them in the past year, as the drug has spread.
'My Son Was Poisoned': North Texas Mother Describes Losing Son To FentanylA North Texas mother is speaking openly about losing her son to a drug that's seeing a rise in fatal cases throughout the area.
2 Teens Arrested In Connection To Overdose Deaths Of Two 16-Year-Olds In North TexasAuthorities in North Texas have arrested two 16-year-olds in connection to the deaths of two other teenagers who are believed to have died from overdosing on counterfeit pills laced with fentanyl.
Alarming Spike In Fentanyl-Related Overdose Deaths Leads Fort Worth Police To Issue Public WarningThe Fort Worth Police Department has issued a public safety warning in response to seeing a substantial increase in illicit fentanyl distribution, possession and overdoses from the drug.
DEA Educating Police, Schools, Community After Texas Teens Die After Taking Counterfeit Pills With FentanylThe Drug Enforcement Administration’s Dallas field office met with local law enforcement, school districts, and hospitals to discuss the growing impact of fentanyl on students and communities in North Texas.
1 North Texas Teen Dies, 2 In Serious Condition Likely Due To Counterfeit Prescription Pills, Police SayThere have been many confirmed cases in North Texas in recent months police said of counterfeit pills containing fentanyl.
19-Year-Old Charged In Fentanyl-Related Death In WeatherfordColby Reeder-Knotts is charged with Manufacture or Delivery of Controlled Substance Causing Death or Serious Bodily Injury, a third-degree felony.
Tarrant County Narcotics Taskforce Takes Large Quantities Of Fentanyl, Illegal Guns, Marijuana, Codeine And Cash Off Streets The Tarrant County Narcotics Taskforce has wasted no time in 2021 ridding the streets of harmful drugs.
U.S. Sen. John Cornyn Joins Other Senators Asking for Drug-Trafficking Information On Dark WebThe senators asked whether the Justice Department has a system that tracks indictments and investigations related to crimes involving the dark web and opioids.
Former Angels Employee Charged In Pitcher Tyler Skaggs's Fatal Fentanyl OverdoseAn ex-employee of the Los Angeles Angels was charged with conspiracy to distribute fentanyl in connection with the 2019 overdose death of Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs.