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3 inmates die of fentanyl overdose; jail investigating

Two of the men died, and one was hospitalized, officials said Wednesday.

By The Associated Press

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Midstate man part of fentanyl trafficking ring gets 13-year sentence

Brett Trageser had pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute and possess fentanyl
By The Associated Press

What does fentanyl cost Pa. in dollars? Auditor tries to find out.

In a new report, Auditor General Eugene DePasquale also urged lawmakers to legalize fentanyl test strips so drug users can check for the deadly synthetic substance.
By Katie Meyer

Updated: September 23, 2019 | 4:31 pm

Man arrested in overdose deaths of 3 at Pittsburgh after-party

“Police are concerned about a tainted, potentially deadly batch of drugs in the community,” the Pittsburgh Department of Public Safety said in a statement.

By The Associated Press