Possession of Xanax, Oxycodone gets 2 bus passengers arrested at bridge – Buffalo News

Two bus passengers were arrested Thursday morning at the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge after U.S. Customs and Border inspectors said they were found with illegal drugs, State Police reported.

Jahron A. Brathwaite, 24, of Santa Rosa Valley, Calif., and Jerome P. Nevins, 24, of Etobicoke, Ont. were charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

Customs officials said Nevins was found with Xanax and (more…)

Stamford Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Oxycodone Districution Charge – Greenwich Free Press

Besim Muriqi, 31, of Stamford pleaded guilty on Tuesday in Hartford federal court to one count of conspiracy to distribute oxycodone.

The plea was announced by Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut.

This matter stems from an investigation headed by the DEA’s Bridgeport High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force and Stamford Police Department, with the assistance of (more…)