Man admits trying to import synthetic narcotics from China

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BARKER, N.Y. (WIVB) – A man accused alongside his wife and friend of attempting to import synthetic narcotics into the United States has pleaded guilty.

Richard Dwyer, 28, of Barker pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiracy to import alpha-PVP from China using the internet. He could face up to 20 years in prison when he is sentenced in November.

Charges against his wife, Erin Dwyer, and friend, David Jackson, are pending.

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