Officials: At Least 2 Washington Co. Deaths Related To Carfentanil This YearThe Washington County coroner's office says at least two deaths in the Washington area so far this year have been connected to carfentanil.
6 Drug Dealers Charged In Allegheny County's First Carfentanil SeizureSix men are facing charges in the first known seizure of carfentanil in Allegheny County.
M.E.’s Office Determines Baby Died From Ingesting Opioid Commonly Used To Tranquilize ElephantsThe Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office says they have determined that a 1-year-old girl died earlier this year from ingesting a powerful opioid commonly used to tranquilize large animals.
Suspected Elephant Tranquilizer Carfentanil Seized In Drug BustAuthorities in Westmoreland County believe they seized the elephant tranquilizer Carfentanil in a drug bust Wednesday.
2 Jailed In Fatal Overdoses Linked To Elephant TranquilizerTwo Pennsylvania men have been jailed on charges they caused separate overdose deaths linked to abuse of an opioid-based sedative for elephants and other large animals.
Police, EMS Taking Extra Precautions After Carfentanil Overdose DeathsIt's a drug powerful enough to be used on elephants. Now, two people from area have died after using heroin laced with Carfentanil.
2nd Overdose Death From Elephant Tranquilizer In Beaver CountyAuthorities now say two people have been killed after overdosing on Carfentanil, a drug meant to be used as an elephant tranquilizer.
1st Overdose Death From Elephant Tranquilizer Carfentanil In Beaver FallsThe Beaver County coroner confirms toxicology tests in a death at the end of November show it was Carfentanil that caused the person's overdose.
Dangerous Addition To Opiod Epidemic Found In Western Pa.The most powerful opioid commercially available has made its way to the streets of western Pennsylvania.
Officials Warn Of New Drug Causing Large Number Of Overdoses In Pa.The district attorney of Luzerne County has issued an alert warning of a new drug causing an overwhelming number of overdoses near western Pennyslvania.