Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania State Police announced that troopers confiscated $5,723,823 worth of cocaine, heroin, fentanyl, and other illicit drugs in the second quarter of 2020.

From April 1 through June 30, state police seized nearly 47 of pounds heroin and fentanyl, with a street value of more than $1 million. State police also removed nearly 32 pounds of cocaine and crack cocaine from Pennsylvania communities.

Second Quarter Drug Seizure Totals

Drug- Total Seized – Total Value of Amount Seized

  • Cocaine – 18.89 lbs. – $415,580
  • Crack Cocaine – 13.07 lbs. – $209,120
  • Heroin – 17.02 lbs. – $578,680
  • Fentanyl – 29.86 lbs. – $477,760
  • LSD – 64 doses – $1,280
  • Marijuana THC – Liquid – 14.02 pints – $93,934
  • Marijuana THC – Solid – 44.04 lbs. – $220,200
  • Marijuana Plants – 175 plants – $28,875
  • Processed Marijuana – 964.23 lbs. – $2,892,690
  • Methamphetamines – 17.32 lbs. – $173,200
  • MDMA – Ecstasy – 0.83 lbs. – $2,739
  • MDMA – Pills – 3,089 pills – $46,335
  • Other Narcotics – 57.04 lbs. – $114,080
  • Other Narcotics (Pills) – 18,774 pills – $469,350

Total Value – $5,723,823

State police also collected 211 pounds of prescription and other medication as part of its drug take-back program in the second quarter of 2020. There are 65 drug take-back boxes at state police stations throughout the commonwealth, providing a safe way to dispose of unused or unwanted medication 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

For more information about the Pennsylvania State Police, visit www.psp.pa.gov.