Drug sting finds fentanyl-laced heroin

By Mitch Dudek
Tribune staff reporter
Published January 12, 2007, 6:18 PM CST

A West Side drug sting netted 16 gang members alleged to have been dealing fentanyl-laced heroin.

The four-month operation focused on an open-air drug market on the 600 block of North Avers Avenue that was run by the Conservative Vice Lords street gang, said Sgt. Jeffrey Allen.