DEA Says Fentanyl Seizures In MN Doubled In 2023

(Omaha, NE) — The Drug Enforcement Agency says fentanyl seizures in Minnesota increased substantially last year. The DEA’s Omaha office says 417-thousand fentanyl pills were seized last year, compared to 183-thousand seized in 2022. It was the largest increase in seizures for any of the states in the Omaha region. The DEA says meth seizures in Minnesota dropped last year, while cocaine seizures went from 69 pounds in 2022 to 345 pounds last year.

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