Counterfeit Fentanyl Pills In Indiana
Since 2012, drug traffickers have been selling North Americans counterfeit medications made from fentanyl, a dangerous painkiller 25-40 times stronger than heroin, and even stronger synthetic opioids like carfentanil. The problem has spread to at least 45 states, and many Americans have suffered overdoses and death because the drugs they were taking were counterfeit.
News Coverage in Indiana:
How the Pills Are Getting Here And What Can Be Done About It (October 14, 2016)
Fake Pills Bringing Real Death To Youths (April 10, 2016)