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.
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 […]
Connecticut state police say a traffic stop in Waterbury led a trooper to a drug bust and a large bag of 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, […]
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.
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.
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.
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.