Authorities seize fake oxycodone pills containing fentanyl

U.S. The Washington Times

NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities in New York have seized 20,000 counterfeit oxycodone pills suspected of containing a mixture of fentanyl and heroin. The city's Special Narcotics Prosecutor announced Monday that four defendants connected to the pill ring have been arrested earlier this month in Manhattan and the Bronx on ... …

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