Seattle Area Drug Trafficker Allegedly Used Pill Press to Make Counterfeit Xanax

Federal drug trafficking charges have been filed against Gizachew Wondie, a resident of the Capitol Hill section of Seattle, on charges that he was manufacturing and selling counterfeit Xanax pills and other drugs. In addition to the discovery of a handgun, investigators found approximately 11,000 ‘Xanax’ pills stored in large plastic bags, and a large pill press.

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Dealer Charged After The Counterfeit Pill He Sold Killed One In Mount Vernon

Charges announced against John Mendieta of Mount Vernon, Washington. Mendieta allegedly sold a counterfeit Percocet pill to 27-year-old Ronald Schweigert, who died after taking it. Schweigert was one of four Mount Vernon residents to die after taking a counterfeit Percocet pill laced with fentanyl in less than 45 days…

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Washington

Washington: Hotbed of Deadly Pills Download our January 2021 PDF Download our information sheet about counterfeit drug incidents in Washington and consult the updates below. State incident summaries July 2022 – January 2023 Counterfeit News in WashingtonWestern District of Washington | Alleged drug dealer to downtown Seattle, Aurora, ID, and homeless encampments indicted for drug…

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