With the evidence in hand and seriousness of the charges, Baez and her boo are facing 10 years to life in prison under federal drug statutes.
Being that fentanyl production is about to drop like cryptocurrency stock, authorities expect the export of others drugs like cocaine, methamphetamine and heroine to rise in order to make up for the financial loss these cartels will suffer under their new directive.
After authorities got involved in the matter, they discovered a drug den in the day care center and uncovered large amounts of fentanyl and other drugs packaged in the day care including inside of the mats that the children used to sleep on.
Carlos Macci, 72, connected to the overdose death of actor Michael K. Williams in 2021 received a two and a half year prison sentence on Tuesday. The actor's nephew, Dominic Dupont asked the presiding judge for leniency in the sentencing as well as 'The Wire' creator David Simon, citing the defendant's age and illiteracy.
Authorities are concerned about the street drug "tranq," which users report has led to their flesh rotting. The Centers For Disease Control and Prevention have reported a sharp rise in overdose deaths due to the drug, which is a tranquilizer used for horses combined with the synthetic opioid fentanyl.
Popular rapper and actor Coolio died after exposure to fentanyl, according to an account delivered by his manager.
A dealer who was involved in selling the narcotics that led to the death of 'The Wire' actor Michael K. Williams, pleaded guilty in a Manhattan courtroom on Wednesday. Irvin Cartagena, also known as "Green Eyes," apologized for his actions after entering the plea.
Master P finally has better closure regarding the passing of his daughter. Autopsy reports show that she died due fentanyl poisoning.
Though the LAPD homicide unit was notified about the incident, there's no word on whether or not they'll be getting involved in the investigation
The cause of death for actor Gregory Boyce and his girlfriend, Nigerian model Natalie Adepoju, has officially been ruled as an overdose, According to Page Six, the Clark County Coroner confirmed that the couple died from an accidental overdose of fentanyl and cocaine, before officially declaring it an accident. The news comes just a few weeks after Boyce and his girlfriend were found dead in their shared Las Vegas apartment. As previously reported, Boyce, who was most known for his role as Tyler Crowley in Twilight, was found dead on May 19 along with his girlfriend after officers were dispatched to the residence, responding to a “dead body” call.
It’s been just over two years since Prince’s untimely passing. A confidential toxicology report reveals the “Purple Rain” singer had “exceedingly high” levels of the powerful opioid fentanyl in his system.