3 Heroin Overdoses In Twelve Hours Prompts Police Warning

Within the past 12 hours, the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service has responded to three suspected heroin drug overdoses. All three victims have survived, although the police service is issuing a public service announcement, warning the public of the dangers of these types of street drugs. Members of the public are urged to take particular caution. Please contact our police service immediately if the location of any suspected street drugs is known, even for discarded syringes, so that they may be disposed of safely.