MANCHESTER, N.H. (CBS CONNECTICUT/AP) — A Manchester police officer investigating a theft bought a “desperate and hungry” suspect a meal at McDonald’s before charging her. The incident unfolded about 8:30 Friday morning when officers Lisa […]
Prosecutors say demand for heroin is up since raids in April 2013 that led to the arrests and prosecutions of about 50 suspects in a southeast Connecticut drug dealing operation.
A New London woman who advertised heroin on her Twitter account has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison.
The East Central Narcotics Task Force made a heroin bust at a Dunkin’ Donuts parking lot in South Windsor Wednesday.
Federal and local authorities have busted a Bronx-based drug ring that they say supplied huge amounts of heroin to Connecticut and other northeastern states.
(KILLINGLY,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State Police have arrested a Killingly man they say was selling heroin out of his apartment on Prospect Street. Troopers found 26 yar old Micahel Sosa AKA “NANO” in the bedroom.During a […]
Two Sanford men have been arrested for distributing heroin and crack cocaine throughout Maine’s York County.
KILLINGLY,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – State Police arrested a Woodstock man Tuesday evening on narcotics charges after stopping him for numerous motor vehicle violations on Ballouville Road in Killingly. Inside the vehicle a Trooper found 43 bags […]
People who abused heroin and other drugs described how they quit as officials called for a comprehensive approach to deal with what they called an epidemic and scourge.
Numerous states, including Connecticut, are reporting a rise in heroin use as many addicts shift from more costly and harder-to-get prescription opiates to this cheaper alternative.