Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) announced today that troopers confiscated $19,601,549 worth of cocaine, heroin, fentanyl, methamphetamines, and other illicit drugs in the second quarter of 2021.
From April 1 through June 30, PSP seized 306 pounds of fentanyl and more than 285 pounds of cocaine, both with a combined street value of $11.1 million. Troopers also seized 167 pounds of methamphetamines and 22 pounds of heroin from Pennsylvania communities.
Second Quarter Drug Seizure Totals
|Drug||Total Seized||Total Value of Amount Seized|
|Crack Cocaine||4.08 lbs.||$65,280|
|Marijuana THC – Liquid||71.05 pints||$476,035|
|Marijuana THC – Solid||365.79 lbs.||$1,828,950|
|Marijuana Plants||130 plants||$21,450|
|Processed Marijuana||831.3 lbs.||$2,493,900|
|MDMA – Ecstasy||2.38 lbs.||$7,854|
|MDMA – Pills||2,601 pills||$39,015|
|Other Narcotics||42.57 lbs.||$85,140|
|Other Narcotics (Pills)||41,577 pills||$1,039,425|
| ||Total Value||$19,601,549|
State police also collected 910 pounds of prescription and other medication as part of its drug take-back program in the second quarter of 2021. There are 65 drug take-back boxes at state police stations throughout the commonwealth, providing a safe way to dispose of unused or unwanted medication 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
First Quarter 2020 Drug Seizure Release
Second Quarter 2020 Drug Seizure Release
Third Quarter 2020 Drug Seizure Release
Fourth Quarter 2020 Drug Seizure Release
First Quarter 2021 Drug Seizure Release
MEDIA CONTACT: Corporal Brent Miller, 717-783-5556, firstname.lastname@example.org
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