Police in PA Seize $34 Million in Heroine and Cocaine in Third Quarter of 2015

By Pennsylvania State Police, Special for  USDR

Pennsylvania State Police today announced troopers seized over$42 million in heroin, marijuana and other prohibited drugs in the third quarter of  2015.

In the third quarter of 2015, troopers seized over 416 pounds of cocaine and over 47 pounds of heroin with a combined approximate street value of $34 million. In addition, state police seized over 15 pounds of methamphetamines valued at over $720,000 and over 1,500 pounds of marijuana with an estimated value over $4.5  million.

In 2014, the state police seized over $107 million in prohibited  drugs.

Drug

Total  Seized

Total Seized in

Pounds

Street Value

Amphetamines

0.017485

kg

0.04

Barbiturates

0.005

kg

0.01

Cocaine

189.096

kg

416.01

$18,900,000.00

Crack Cocaine

1.852

kg

4.07

$185,000.00

Fentanyl

0.0005

kg

Hashish

0.026

kg

0.06

Hashish Oil

0.378938

Pt

Heroin

21.681

kg

47.69

$16,000,000.00

LSD

2.271

kg

4.99

LSD (pills)

10

DU

LSD(paper)

17

DU

Marijuana – THC LIQUID

0.191438

Pt

Marijuana – THC SOLID

16.896623

kg

37.17

$675,000.00

Marijuana Plants

5,089

Marijuana Processed

695.393351

kg

1,529.87

$4,500,000.00

MDMA – Ecstasy

0.1941

kg

0.43

$19,000.00

MDMA Ecstasy (pills)

37

DU

Methamphetamines

7.23

kg

15.91

$720,000.00

Methamphetamines (Liquid)

2.9375

Pt

Morphine(Pills)

0.0136

kg

0.03

Opium

0.00445

kg

Other Narcotics

0.091695

kg

Other Narcotics (liquid)

16.9375

Pt

Other Narcotics (pills)

45368

DU

$900,000.00

PCP

0.15625

Pt

0.34

Synthetic Marijuana

5.74

kg

12.62

$57,000.00

Synthetic Stimulants

2.1045

kg

4.63

$1,000,000.00

TOTAL

$42,956,000

Kg – kilogram
DU – dosage units
Pt – pint

SOURCE Pennsylvania State  Police

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