Ontario man charged with drug crimes, including possession of fentanyl

VALE ­­– An Ontario man has been indicted on state drug charges for possessing methamphetamine and fentanyl just three years after being released from federal prison on an earlier drug conviction.

The Malheur County grand jury on Thursday, June 16, charged Juan M. Silva Jr., 27, of Ontario, with unlawful delivery of methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a school, unlawful manufacture or delivery of fentanyl, unlawful possession of fentanyl and unlawful possession of methamphetamine. He also was charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm, accused of having two rifles and a pistol . . .