State Police Seizes More Than $13.4 Million in Illegal Drugs in the Third Quarter of 2020

HARRISBURG, PA — The Pennsylvania State Police announced that troopers confiscated $13,404,141 worth of cocaine, heroin, fentanyl, and other illicit drugs in the third quarter of 2020.

From July 1 through September 30, state police seized more than 58 pounds of cocaine with a street value of nearly $1.3 million. State police also removed more than 32 pounds of heroin and fentanyl from Pennsylvania communities.

Third Quarter Drug Seizure Totals

Drug Total Seized Total Value of Amount Seized
Cocaine 58.53 lbs. $1,287,660
Crack Cocaine 3.13 lbs. $50,080
Heroin 19.31 lbs. $656,540
Fentanyl 12.87 lbs. $205,920
LSD 55 doses $1,100
Marijuana THC – Liquid 24.41 pints $163,547
Marijuana THC – Solid 156.18 lbs. $780,900
Marijuana Plants 1,209 plants $199,485
Processed Marijuana 2,900.58 lbs. $8,701,740
Methamphetamines 77.91 lbs. $779,100
MDMA – Ecstasy 17.88 lbs. $59,004
MDMA – Pills 1,231 pills $18,465
Other Narcotics 32.3 lbs. $64,600
Other Narcotics (Pills) 17,440 pills $436,000
Total Value $13,404,141
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State police also collected 1,593 pounds of prescription and other medication as part of its drug take-back program in the third 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 psp.pa.gov.

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