Brick of fentanyl seized in Phoenix traffic stop, police say
Phoenix Police seize purple brick of fentanyl
PHOENIX – the Phoenix Police Department says a purple brick of fentanyl was found during a traffic stop, among other items.
in a tweet by the department, they say 1kg of fentanyl powder was found, equaling about 2.2 pounds. 2,000 fentanyl pills, $13,000 and four guns were also seized.
These seizures are just one of many in the Phoenix area as authorities say the US Mexico border is the top spot for drug trafficking.
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A Cottonwood Police K-9 helped officers seize thousands of fentanyl pills during a routine traffic stop on Aug. 31, officials said.
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