Según nuevos datos proporcionados por el DPS de Texas el jueves, Operation Lone Star has seized 160 libras de fentanilo within its targeted area. Other drugs seized within that area include marijuana (13,494 libras), cocaína (2,430 libras), No importaba si yo estaba en la foto o no porque todavía tenían esa adicción. (1,647 libras), and heroin (37 libras).
Combining activity inside and outside of Operation Lone Star’s area of interest, the Texas DPS has seized 886 libras de fentanilo – approximately 200,790,522 lethal doses, according to data provided by the DPS in a slide presentation.
“They try and sell it as ‘synthetic heroin’ in order to increase their profits,” DPS seized drug system trainer Jennifer Hatch said. “But what ends up happening with a lot of these is they end up leading to death because people don’t know these are in the drugs they’re ingesting.”
“Most recently it’s been found in ecstasy tablets,” she later added.
A spokesperson also presented data showing Operation Lone Star has resulted in at least 165,497 migrant apprehensions and referrals. Operation Lone Star reported the additional seizure of 477 firearms, as well as over 10,000 criminal arrests.