Yarmouth and Barnstable PDs arrest alleged oxycodone dealer – CapeCod.com News

lameirevernonjohnYARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police report that on Monday a search warrant was obtained from First District Court of Barnstable authorizing the search of 35 Laban Lane, South Yarmouth, Massachusetts. The search warrant authorized Police Officers to search for Oxycodone, a Class B controlled substance and evidence related to the distribution of Oxycodone.

At approximately 8:00 p.m. Yarmouth and Barnstable Police Department Drug (more…)

Police Warn of More Dangerous Drug Disguised as Oxycodone – NECN

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Authorities in Massachusetts are warning drug users of a highly potent opioid being disguised as typical oxycodone pills.

Police have determined that counterfeit oxycodone being distributed in Salem is actually fentanyl.

While oxycodone, itself, is an opiate, fentanyl can be up to 50 times as strong as heroin. This poses a major threat to users who (more…)