Heroin

Connecticut News: North Branford Man, SCOTT MATHEWS Charged with Distributing Heroin and Fentanyl

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, today announced that a federal grand jury in New Haven has returned an indictment charging SCOTT MATHEWS, 34, of North Branford, with one count of distribution of heroin and fentanyl. The indictment was returned on November 7, 2018. Mathews appeared today before … Continue reading Connecticut News: North Branford Man, SCOTT MATHEWS Charged with Distributing Heroin and Fentanyl

Missouri News: Mexican National, Heladio Lezama-Palma, Indicted for Drug Trafficking, Illegal Firearms

KANSAS CITY, MO – A Mexican national was indicted by a federal grand jury yesterday for illegally selling more than a dozen firearms and a large amount of methamphetamine and heroin to an undercover federal agent. Heladio Lezama-Palma, 33, a citizen of Mexico who was residing in Kansas City, Mo., was charged in an eight-count … Continue reading Missouri News: Mexican National, Heladio Lezama-Palma, Indicted for Drug Trafficking, Illegal Firearms

Missouri News: California Man, Sergio Gonzalez-Bedolla, Indicted for Possessing Heroin to Distribute

KANSAS CITY, MO – A Chowchilla, California man was indicted by a federal grand jury yesterday after law enforcement officers found a large amount of heroin in his backpack when he arrived at a local bus station. Sergio Gonzalez-Bedolla, 20, was charged with possessing heroin with the intent to distribute in an indictment returned by … Continue reading Missouri News: California Man, Sergio Gonzalez-Bedolla, Indicted for Possessing Heroin to Distribute

Ohio News: Cleveland man, Deonte Ayers indicted for selling fentanyl and heroin

Cleveland, Ohio – A Cleveland man was indicted for selling fentanyl and heroin. Deonte Ayers, 32, was indicted on two counts of distribution of controlled substances and two counts of use of a communication device to facilitate a felony. Ayers sold 110 grams of fentanyl on Sept. 20 and 46 grams of a fentanyl and heroin … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland man, Deonte Ayers indicted for selling fentanyl and heroin

Oregon News: PORTLAND, Opiod Prosecutions Lead to Seizure of Three Million User Doses of Heroin, Oxycodone and Fentanyl Across Oregon

Narcotic seizures are among the largest in District of Oregon history PORTLAND, Ore. — U.S. Attorney Billy J. Williams announced today that since the beginning of May 2018, federal law enforcement authorities and their task force partners have seized 158 pounds of heroin, 600 grams of oxycodone, and half a pound of fentanyl. Combined, the … Continue reading Oregon News: PORTLAND, Opiod Prosecutions Lead to Seizure of Three Million User Doses of Heroin, Oxycodone and Fentanyl Across Oregon

New York News: 14 Members Of A Washington Heights Drug Trafficking Organization Charged With Distributing Heroin

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Keith Kruskall, Acting Special Agent-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”), Angel M. Melendez, the Special Agent-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland Security … Continue reading New York News: 14 Members Of A Washington Heights Drug Trafficking Organization Charged With Distributing Heroin

WEST VIRGINIA New: Detroit man, Charles Marquis Mitchell sentenced for heroin distribution

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Charles Marquis Mitchell, of Detroit, Michigan, was sentenced today to 46 months incarceration for distributing heroin, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Mitchell, age 26, pled guilty to one count of “Distribution of Heroin within 1,000 feet of a protected location” in April 2018. Mitchell admitted to distributing heroin near a … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA New: Detroit man, Charles Marquis Mitchell sentenced for heroin distribution

WEST VIRGINIA News: Berkeley County man, Richard Ross Valentine sentenced for heroin charge

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Richard Ross Valentine, of Martinsburg, West Virginia, was sentenced today to 41 months incarceration for heroin distribution, United States AttorneyBill Powell announced. Valentine, age 35, pled guilty one count of “Aiding and Abetting Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroin” in June 2018. Valentine admitted to possessing and distributing heroin in September … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Berkeley County man, Richard Ross Valentine sentenced for heroin charge