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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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22 Arrested In Connecticut-California ‘Drug Pipeline’

Local and federal officials say they have arrested twenty-two people in a drug ring that shipped heroin, cocaine and marijuana from California to the greater Hartford area.

10/31/2013

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Police Working To Track Bad Batch Of Heroin Which Killed One Man

Authorities in Connecticut and New York are searching for what they call a “bad batch” of heroin following several overdoses, including one that was fatal.

10/08/2013

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Quiet Corner Heroin Bust

State Police  made four drug  arrests  Friday after executing search warrants at two locations in Thompson.The warrants were sought following an increase in heroin sales  in the area. At 150 Church Street investigators  found scales,packaging […]

09/13/2013

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Drug Bust In West Haven, After Investigation

A drug bust in West Haven Thursday at 6:30pm yielded 183 bags of Heroin, pills, marijuana and paraphernalia — along with almost $2,500 cash. The West Haven Police Street Crime unit and additional officers executed […]

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–08/16/2013

Norwalk officers say they seized heroin and money from Leonard Johnson. Photo from Norwalk Police.

61-year-old Arrested On Drug Charges

Investigators say they suspected Leonard Johnson was going to move a large amount of heroin to the city of Norwalk.

08/02/2013

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NYC Dean Charged With Heroin Possesion In Connecticut

A dean of students at a New York City high school has been charged with drug possession in Connecticut and suspended from his job.

07/18/2013

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Stripper’s Attire Inadequate To Hide Heroin

Springfield police say a passenger in a car that ran a red light tried desperately to hide some heroin, but because she was a stripper who had just left work, she wasn’t wearing enough clothes to conceal the drugs.

06/21/2013

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