Arrested: Dubinstov, Pavel – 22 years old
Dubinstov was lodged at Jackson County Jail on 8/6/2019 for:
Delivery of a Controlled Substance
Possession of a Controlled Substance
Unlawful Delivery of Cocaine
Unlawful Possession of Cocaine
On 07/28/19 at approximately 1:00 pm, MADGE detectives stopped a white 2008 Dodge Sprinter van on I-5 near milepost 16 and seized cocaine, scales and packaging. The van was seized for a search warrant. When the search warrant was served detectives found 60,000-80,000 fentanyl pills located in a hidden trap and packaged in such a way as to attempt to mask any odor.
The pills are similar in shape, color and markings to Oxycodone 30 pills; round, blue with a M on one side and 30 on the other side.
The street value a single fentanyl pills is approximately $50-.
Fentanyl is a powerful synthetic opioid that is similar to morphine but can be 50 to 100 times more potent. There is a high risk of overdose associated with fentanyl. According to Acetyl Fentanyl Fact Sheet synthetic opioids are the most common drugs associated with overdose deaths in the United States.