Wednesday, July 4, 2018
110 Pounds of Fentanyl From China Seized at Philadelphia Port
The Epoch Times is reporting that "U.S. customs officials recently seized 110 pounds of fentanyl originating from China at a Philadelphia port. Fifty bags of the deadly synthetic opioid were found in a shipment of barrels containing iron oxide and had an estimated street value of $1.7 million, according to a press release by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on June 28. The bags were first detected by customs officers using a narcotics dog."