State Police Seize More Than $11 Million in Illegal Drugs in the Second Quarter of 2019

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania State Police have announced that troopers confiscated $11,415,911 worth of heroin, fentanyl and other illicit drugs in the second quarter of 2019.

From April 1 through June 30, state police seized 84 pounds of heroin and nearly 33 pounds of fentanyl, with a combined street value of more than $3.1 million.

“Significant drug seizures result from routine traffic stops as well as in-depth investigations involving several law enforcement agencies,” said Colonel Robert Evanchick, commissioner of the Pennsylvania State Police.

“Our continuing interdiction efforts underscore the department’s commitment to stopping drug smugglers and dealers in Pennsylvania.”

Second Quarter Drug Seizure Totals
Total Seized
Total Value of Amount Seized
24.77 lbs.
Crack Cocaine
1.58 lbs.
84 lbs.
32.90 lbs.
359 doses
Marijuana THC – Liquid
87.95 pints
Marijuana THC – Solid
18.22 lbs.
Marijuana Plants
728 plants
Processed Marijuana
1,385.39 lbs.
38.37 lbs.
MDMA – Ecstasy
3.44 lbs.
MDMA – Pills
2,830 pills
Other Narcotics
45.38 lbs.
Other Narcotics (Pills)
82,337 pills
Total Value
The Pennsylvania State Police confiscated over $5.7 million in prohibited drugs in the first quarter of 2019, including 22 pounds of heroin and fentanyl.
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