fentanyl

VIRGINIA News: Harrisonburg Man, Richard William Mansfield Pleads Guilty to Distributing Fatal Mixture of Heroin and Fentanyl

Richard Mansfield Faces Possible 30-Year Federal Prison Term Harrisonburg, VIRGINIA – A Harrisonburg man, who sold a fatal mix of heroin and fentanyl, pleaded guilty yesterday in U.S. District Court in Harrisonburg to federal drug distribution charges, United States Attorney Thomas T. Cullen announced. Richard William Mansfield, 38, waived his rights to be indicted and … Continue reading VIRGINIA News: Harrisonburg Man, Richard William Mansfield Pleads Guilty to Distributing Fatal Mixture of Heroin and Fentanyl

Massachusetts News: Wilmington Man, Bryan Moran Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Dealing Fentanyl

BOSTON, Ms. – A Wilmington man was sentenced Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, in federal court in Boston for dealing fentanyl. Bryan Moran, 35, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Indira Talwani to 10 years in prison and eight years of supervised release. In May 2018, Moran pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Wilmington Man, Bryan Moran Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Dealing Fentanyl

Pennsylvania News: North Homewood Man, Lewis Lamont Johnson Conspired to Distribute Fentanyl and Fentanyl Analogue

PITTSBURGH, PA – A resident of Pittsburgh, pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of violations of the federal narcotics laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Lewis Lamont Johnson, 35, of Pittsburgh, PA, pleaded guilty to one count before United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer. In connection with the guilty … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: North Homewood Man, Lewis Lamont Johnson Conspired to Distribute Fentanyl and Fentanyl Analogue

Ohio News: Two Lorain County men indicted in federal for selling fentanyl and other drugs

Lorain County, Ohio – Two Lorain County men were indicted in federal for selling fentanyl and other drugs. Dwayne R. Taylor, 32, of Elyria, was charged in a nine-count indictment with distribution of fentanyl, heroin and crack cocaine, as well as firearms charges. Todd E. Coleman, Jr., 37, of Lorain, was charged in a three-count indictment … Continue reading Ohio News: Two Lorain County men indicted in federal for selling fentanyl and other drugs

Pennsylvania News: West Mifflin Woman, Jammie Fridley Gets Probation, Ordered to Complete Drug Treatment for Conspiring to Distribute Fentanyl

PITTSBURGH, PA – A resident of West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to three years’ probation, the first 180 days of which are to be served under home detention, and 75 hours of community service on her conviction of conspiracy to distribute narcotics, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. United … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: West Mifflin Woman, Jammie Fridley Gets Probation, Ordered to Complete Drug Treatment for Conspiring to Distribute Fentanyl

Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Urges Congress to Close Deadly Fentanyl Loophole

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, as part of a bipartisan coalition of 52 state and territory attorneys general, called on Congress yesterday to help end the opioid epidemic and close a loophole that allows those who traffic deadly fentanyl to stay a step ahead of law enforcement. Led by Attorneys General … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley Urges Congress to Close Deadly Fentanyl Loophole

New Jersey News: Brooklyn Man, Shadab Chowdhury Charged With Distributing Synthetic Drugs, Fentanyl, And Oxycodone Over The Internet

CAMDEN, N.J. – A New York man is scheduled to appear in court today on charges of selling dangerous designer drugs, fentanyl, and oxycodone over the Internet, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Shadab Chowdhury, 26, of Brooklyn, New York, is charged by complaint with eight counts of distributing and possessing with intent to distribute synthetic … Continue reading New Jersey News: Brooklyn Man, Shadab Chowdhury Charged With Distributing Synthetic Drugs, Fentanyl, And Oxycodone Over The Internet

Ohio News: Akron man, Ryan Sumlin sentenced to life in prison and ordered to pay funeral for selling fentanyl that killed Akron woman

Akron, Ohio – An Akron man was sentenced to life in prison for selling fentanyl and heroin that resulted in the death of a 23-year-old Akron woman. Ryan Sumlin, 29, was convicted by a jury earlier this year on charges of distribution of fentanyl and heroin that resulted in death, possession with intent to distribute fentanyl … Continue reading Ohio News: Akron man, Ryan Sumlin sentenced to life in prison and ordered to pay funeral for selling fentanyl that killed Akron woman