Western Pa. At Center Of New Operation Synthetic Opioid SurgeAttorney General Jeff Sessions says federal prosecutors in Pennsylvania and seven other states will pursue even seemingly small synthetic opioid cases in hopes of reducing the supply of the drugs in areas with high overdose death rates.
Flyer Placed On Texas Sheriff's Office Vehicle Tests Positive For FentanylAuthorities are investigating after a flyer with fentanyl on it was found on a sheriff office vehicle in Houston on Tuesday.
Family Of Suspected Drug Dealers Charged In Fatal OverdosesFive family members who were all involved in a drug trafficking organization are facing charges for selling drugs that resulted in fatal overdoses.
Opioid Deaths Increased Again Last Year, But Show Signs Of PeakingAmid the carnage of the national opioid crisis, there may be some light at the end of the tunnel in Western Pennsylvania.
Police: 4 Overdoses In 48 Hours Caused By Suspected Fentanyl Sold As HeroinState police in Punxsutawney say there were four overdoses in the area in the last 48 hours.
Police Find Fentanyl, Cocaine, Pills During Traffic Stop In Indiana Co.Police arrested a man after they found fentanyl and other drugs in his car in Indiana County last Thursday.
Man Accused Of Killing Two While Driving High Goes Before Magistrate JudgeThe Saltsburg man police say killed two people while driving high on fentanyl and marijuana went before a magistrate judge today. The families and friends of those killed were in court as well.
Police Department Deletes And Apologizes For Shopping Cart Fentanyl Facebook PostA post by an Arkansas police station about fentanyl on shopping carts went viral, but has quickly been deemed not true.
Prosecutor: Fentanyl Seized In Bust Enough To Kill Entire CityAn Ohio county prosecutor says the amount of fentanyl seized from three California men last month was enough to kill the entire population of Columbus.
Boy Dies From Fentanyl Overdose At SleepoverAuthorities have charged a 60-year-old Ohio woman in the death of a 12-year-old boy who a coroner says died from a fentanyl overdose during a sleepover at her apartment.
Victim's Mom Claims Drug Rehab Founder Provided Daughter With Fatal Dose Of FentanylThe CEO and founder of the Next Step Foundation will face a detention hearing before a federal judge after a client's overdose death.
Beaver County Man Charged In Overdose Deaths Of 2 Men State Attorney General Josh Shapiro continues to take steps to try to curb the opioid epidemic in Pennsylvania.