Police stand guard outside the Xingtai Intermediate People’s Court in Xingtai, in China’s Hebei province. The court issued stiff prison sentences to nine people caught in an illegal fentanyl ring.

Police stand guard outside the Xingtai Intermediate People's Court in Xingtai, in China's Hebei province. The court issued stiff prison sentences to nine people caught in an illegal fentanyl ring.

Police stand guard outside the Xingtai Intermediate People’s Court in Xingtai, in China’s Hebei province. The court issued stiff prison sentences to nine people caught in an illegal fentanyl ring.

Police stand guard outside the Xingtai Intermediate People’s Court in Xingtai, in China’s Hebei province. The court issued stiff prison sentences to nine people caught in an illegal fentanyl ring.