Md. Drug Dealer Sentenced To More Than 15 Years For Selling Drugs That Led To Overdose DeathA Lexington Park man was sentenced Tuesday to 15.5 years in federal prison on a number of drug charges, including distributing drugs that led to a person's death.
Fentanyl Test Strips Will Be Available To Carroll County Residents By AugustStrips that test for fentanyl will be distributed and recipients will be trained in how to use them.
St. Mary's County Drug Dealer Sentenced To Federal Prison For Distribution Of Fentanyl Resulting In Victim's DeathA St. Mary's County drug dealer was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for distributing fentanyl that resulted in a victim's death.
Man Sentenced 12.5 Years For Selling Fentanyl That Caused At Least One Fatal OverdoseA 34-year-old Gaithersburg man was sentenced 150 months in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release for a conspiracy to distribute fentanyl, heroin and cocaine and being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Pa. Man Found Guilty In Md. Of Possession Of Intent to Distribute FentanylA 32-year-old Pennsylvania man was found guilty Tuesday in Carroll County of possession with intent to distribute fentanyl and heroin.
Opioid-Related Deaths Down 14 Percent In Md. In 2019, Report ShowsOpioid-related deaths in Maryland in the first three months of 2019 were down more than 14 percent compared to the same period in 2018.
MSP Seize 195 Grams Of Drugs, Over $4K In Cash, Arrest Baltimore 'Bloods' Gang MemberIn May 2019, state police gathered information that connected Cooley, a known Bloods gang member, to supplying illicit drugs in Brooklyn Homes in Baltimore and Brooklyn Park in Anne Arundel County.
High-Risk Opioid Users Would Welcome 'Safe Consumption Spaces,' Johns Hopkins Study FindsHeroin and fentanyl users in three large U.S. cities would willingly use "safe consumption spaces" where they could get clean syringes and have emergency medical treatment nearby in case of an overdose, according to a study from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Md. Health Department Gives Out 58,020 Fentanyl Test StripsThe department bought 66,000 of the kits at $1 each.
17 Arrested In Drug Trafficking Ring That Distributed Fentanyl, Heroin And CocaineSeventeen people were arrested and charged in connection with a drug trafficking ring in Allegany County and surrounding areas.
8 Baltimore Citizens Accused Of Being Part Of Fentanyl RingA federal grand jury has returned a superseding indictment charging eight Baltimore residents with participating in a fentanyl and heroin ring.
Deadly Fentanyl Bought Online From China Being Shipped Through The MailToday, fentanyl can be ordered on the internet, by drug dealers and addicts, for an online overdose.
Six Arrested In South Baltimore Drug Bust With Cocaine, Dope, FentanylA drug bust turns up cocaine, dope, fentanyl and guns in South Baltimore on Wednesday.
Hagerstown Man Sentenced 14 Years For Fentanyl Distribution Conspiracy Resulting In 2 Fatal OverdosesA Hagerstown man will spend 14 years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release for conspiring to distribute 40 or more grams of fentanyl.
Six Indicted In Maryland Fentanyl Bust With Enough To Kill 1M PeopleThe release says that amount of fentanyl is enough to kill 1 million people, or 25 times the population of Hagerstown.