HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) — Pennsylvania state troopers have confiscated over $15 million worth of cocaine, heroin, fentanyl and other illicit drugs in the fourth quarter of 2020, according to Pennsylvania State Police.
In total, $15,272,119 worth of drugs were collected in the fourth quarter.
For 2020 as a whole, state police collected over $45 million worth of drugs. This includes over 300 pounds of cocaine and over 228 pounds of heroin and fentanyl.
In 2019, troopers collected over $43 million, with over 425 pounds of cocaine and nearly 300 pounds of heroin and fentanyl, according to PSP.
Here is the full breakdown for Q4:
|Fourth Quarter Drug Seizure Totals|
|Drug||Total Seized||Total Value of Amount Seized|
|Crack Cocaine||2.49 lbs.||$39,840|
|Marijuana THC – Liquid||18.5 pints||$123,950|
|Marijuana THC – Solid||37.88 lbs.||$189,400|
|Marijuana Plants||106 plants||$17,490|
|Processed Marijuana||804.38 lbs.||$2,413,140|
|MDMA – Ecstasy||17.88 lbs.||$59,004|
|MDMA – Pills||1,639 pills||$24,585|
|Other Narcotics||16.69 lbs.||$33,380|
|Other Narcotics (Pills)||59,770 pills||$1,494,250|