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KIllingly Arrest- State Police

Eastern Connecticut Heroin Bust

(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 […]

05/19/2014

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Maine Men Arrested For Trafficking Heroin, Crack

Two Sanford men have been arrested for distributing heroin and crack cocaine throughout Maine’s York County.

05/12/2014

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Man Arrested with Drugs and Child in Car

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 […]

05/06/2014

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Forum On Drug Abuse Hears from Recovering Addicts

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.

04/17/2014

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State Rise In Heroin Use ‘Unlike Anything’

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.

04/05/2014

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Arraignment Set In Torrington Overdose Death

LITCHFIELD, Conn. (AP) – A 22-year-old man is facing arraignment on drug charges in connection with a heroin overdose death in Torrington. Sanden Abrahams is scheduled to appear in Bantam Superior Court in Litchfield on […]

03/31/2014

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Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Bust In Waterbury

Connecticut state police say a traffic stop in Waterbury led a trooper to a drug bust and a large bag of heroin.

03/22/2014

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Hartford Police Seized Fentanyl Laced Heroin

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford police investigating a spike in heroin overdoses have arrested five suspects. It was just before one o’clock Wednesday afternoon that officers, working in conjunction with the FBI and the DEA, […]

03/13/2014

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New Heroin Drug Becoming Rampant In State

It’s stamped “New World Heroin” and is laced with Fentanyl, making it 80 times more potent than Morphine and creating even more deadly side effects.

02/25/2014

The volunteer firefighter was first at the scene but didn't realize it was his own daughter in the wrecked vehicle. (Getty Images)

Police: Almost 700 Heroin Bags Near Child’s Seat

Vermont State Police say they made several unrelated drug arrests along Interstate 91 in Westminster over the weekend, including one in which nearly 700 bags of heroin were found under a car seat cushion of a 5-year-old girl.

02/03/2014

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