Opioid Use, Fentanyl Deaths In Maryland Spike Amid PandemicPreliminary data from 2020 reveals a dramatic increase in deaths linked with opioids in Maryland, particularly fentanyl; health officials blame the pandemic.
Prince George's County Couple Charged In Fentanyl Distribution ConspiracyA Prince George's County couple faces multiple federal charges stemming from a conspiracy to distribute fentanyl, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Maryland said.
Raheem Benjamin Sentenced To 8 Years In Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Heroin In SW Baltimore Drug MarketA 27-year-old Baltimore was sentenced on Tuesday to eight years in federal prison for conspiring to distribute heroin at an open-air drug market on the city's southwest side, the justice department said.
Woodlawn Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Fentanyl Possession With Intent To DistributeA Woodlawn man was sentenced on Thursday to 10 years in federal prison for possession of three kilograms of fentanyl with intent to distribute, the justice department said Friday.
Baltimore Fentanyl Dealer Sentenced To Nearly 8 Years In Federal PrisonA Baltimore man was sentenced to seven and a half years in federal prison for possession with intent to distribute 40 grams or more of fentanyl.
Fentanyl Tops List of Drugs Found in Baltimore Overdose Patients, Study FindsA new University of Maryland study found fentanyl is the leading drug detected in overdose patients at two Baltimore hospital emergency departments.
New York Man Caught During I-95 Traffic Stop In Cecil County With Over $150K Of Fentanyl, Heroin, Police SayMaryland State Police arrested a New York man during a traffic stop on I-95 in Cecil County on Wednesday and found heroin and a "significant amount" of fentanyl that police believe was set to be sold in Maryland.
Man Found Guilty In Baltimore Fatal Pedestrian Collision While Using FentanylHe faces a maximum of 11 years in prison.
3 Men Sentenced To Federal Prison For Conspiracy To Distribute Fentanyl In BaltimoreThree Maryland men were sentenced to at least 10 years in federal prison for conspiracy to distribute fentanyl in Baltimore.
Aberdeen Man In US Illegally Sentenced To More Than 5 Years In Prison For Selling HeroinA 31-year-old man who was in the United States illegally was sentenced Friday to more than five years in prison for selling heroin in Cecil County, the justice department said.
Baltimore Man Devron Lasha Young Sentenced To 5 Years After Police Seize Enough Fentanyl To Kill 37K PeopleA 22-year-old Baltimore man will spend five years in federal prison after police found enough fentanyl on him to kill 37,500 people.
MedStar Health Says It's Seeing Success With Free Fentanyl Test Kit ProgramLeaders representing MedStar Health's three Baltimore hospitals said a program offering patients free fentanyl test kits is helping people find a path to recovery.
Fentanyl Distributor Sentenced To 35 Years In Federal PrisonAn Anne Arundel County man was sentenced to 35 years in federal prison for a fentanyl distribution conspiracy and related firearms charges.
Davon Nelson Pleads Guilty To Federal Fentanyl Distribution ChargesA 34-year-old Baltimore man pleaded guilty Friday to federal fentanyl distribution charges, the justice department said.
Fentanyl Is The Deadliest Drug In The US, But In Some Places, Meth Kills MoreFentanyl remains the deadliest drug in the United States. But in some areas of the country, methamphetamine kills more people.