Narcotics

The MXE seized at a mail facility near PHL. (credit: U.S. Customs & Border Patrol)

Customs Officials Seize Dangerous Drug At Philadelphia UPS Facility

The seizure was made on Monday at the UPS express consignment facility near Philadelphia International Airport.

01/17/2014

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Pa. Senator Leach Discusses Merits Of Marijuana Legalization On WPHT

Leach, while fully supporting the general legalization of marijuana, is working on a bill that would legalize a medical form of the drug to treat epileptic seizures.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/15/2014

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Managing Pain In Final Stages Of Cancer

Narcotics may be the only humane way to deal with severe pain at the end of life.

01/09/2014

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Customs Agents Seize More Than 100 Lbs. Of Khat Near PHL For Second Time This Month

For the second time in less than a month, U.S. Customs officers have seized more than 100 pounds of khat near Philadelphia Airport.

12/20/2013

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York Man Gets Long Sentence For Crack House Slaying

York County prosecutors said the victim was gunned down after arguing with Bruce Williams Jr. about the quality of the crack cocaine he had purchased.

12/20/2013

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Two Del. State Troopers Injured In Scuffle With Suspect

The Troopers were injured while apprehending a suspect in possession of heroin on Thursday.

12/13/2013

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I-Team: Herbal Supplement Warning

CBS3’s investigative reporter Charlotte Huffman goes undercover to learn more about the supplement that has sent many people to the emergency room.

12/03/2013

(credit: New Castle County Police)

Police Investigating Del. Home Invasion Find Significant Amount Of Drugs Inside Residence

Police in Delaware investigating an attempted home invasion found the homeowner in possession of a significant amount of drugs.

12/02/2013

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South Jersey Officials Warning Dangerous Painkiller Being Used to Cut Heroin

Cape May County Prosecutor Robert Taylor says officials found fentanyl in an amount of heroin that was recently seized in Wildwood.

11/22/2013

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The Overprescribing Of Opioids A Major Cause For Concern

We have a major public health problem in this country and it has to do with the overuse of opioid medications.

11/21/2013

(Credit: Mike DeNardo)

NJ Officials Charge Nearly 50 With Ties To Mexican Cartels In Camden Drug Raid

Officials in New Jersey say they’ve charged nearly 50 people involved in a “violent narcotics distribution network” with ties to the Mexican cartels.

11/14/2013

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Reputed Crack Dealer Found Guilty Of Killing Dissatisfied Customer

Thursday’s verdict means 19-year-old Bruce Williams Jr., of York, faces up to 40 years in prison when he returns for sentencing Oct. 16.

08/16/2013

(credit: Camden Co. Police)

Camden Police Find Guns, Drugs And Stolen Vehicles Inside Abandoned Garage

Officials say the stash — which included two assault rifles, three semi-automatic handguns and an automatic, uzi-style, Mac 10 pistol – was discovered following reports of a reckless ATV driver in the Bergen Square neighborhood.

08/08/2013

(credit: U.S. Department of Homeland Security)

Customs Agents At Philadelphia International Arrest Man In Possession Of Magic Mushrooms

A Philadelphia area man was arrested after trying to bring more than 73 grams of mushrooms – of the magic variety — into the United States.

08/06/2013

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Neighbors Speak Out Against Proposed Methadone Clinic In Northeast Philadelphia

Neighbors are using harsh words to describe a proposed methadone clinic called The Healing Way.

07/09/2013

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