‘These blue pills are death’: Fentanyl-laced drugs seized in Buffalo – Buffalo News

The little blue pills look identical to prescription oxycodone, down to the letter “M” and number “30” stamped into them.

But 500 such pills found hidden within 31 pounds of marijuana that was being shipped to a Buffalo address turned out to be laced with the deadly drug fentanyl, according to state Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman, who held a hastily called (more…)

West Hartford Man Made Fake Oxycodone Pills Containing Heroin: Feds

WEST HARTFORD, CT — A West Hartford man has pleaded guilty to a federal charge that he imported a pill press from China to make fake oxycodone pills that contained heroin, according to authorities. Pablo Texidor, 40, of West Hartford, waived his right to be indicted and entered his guilty plea in federal court in Hartford this week.

According to court documents (more…)