Pennsylvania

Fake Medicine Is Killing People Around the Keystone State Download our May 2021 PDF Download our most recent information sheet, which summarizes counterfeit drug incidents in Pennsylvania.   (For a list of eight additional fentanyl powder and fentanyl pill incidents in Pennsylvania from June 2013 through June 2018, please refer to the PA state sheet…

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110 Pounds of Fentanyl Seized at Port of Philadelphia

U. S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents, during a routine inspection, discovered 50 kilograms (110 pounds) of illicit fentanyl powder that had been hidden in a shipment of iron oxide from China. According to CBP, a narcotics detector dog alerted agents to the presence of the drugs inside barrels of iron oxide that had arrived at the facility in late June.

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