August 23, 2018

New Jersey man indicted for drug trafficking

SCRANTON - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Tony McCoy, a/k/a “Hard Times,” 33, of New Jersey, was indicted by a federal grand jury for drug trafficking.

The indictment alleges that McCoy conspired with others to distribute and possess with intent to distribute one kilogram and more of heroin between August 2016 and February 2018 in Monroe County.  One kilogram of heroin is the equivalent of approximately 40,000 individual doses.  The indictment also alleges that McCoy possessed with intent to distribute heroin within 1,000 feet of East Stroudsburg University on February 22, 2018.

The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Stroud Regional Police Department. 

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