• Police warn of possible tainted heroin in Vt.
    By
     | November 05,2013
     

    SOUTH BURLINGTON — Authorities are warning the public of drugs that may be tainted after responding to several heroin overdoses in South Burlington.

    Police said Sunday the victims all displayed the same symptoms and had to be taken to the hospital. The drugs are believed to be heroin but authorities say they also are testing positive for amphetamines. Police did not say how many people became ill, but said there were “multiple” overdoses.

    The drugs are in unmarked wax glassine bags closed with tape.

    MORE IN This Just In

    WESTMINSTER — A new Vermont State Police dispatch center in Westminster... Full Story
    BARRE — A Granite City man already facing multiple burglary charges is now facing more charges... Full Story
    COLCHESTER — Police in Vermont have identified a Milton man who died after... Full Story
    More Articles
  •  
     
    • MEDIA GALLERY 
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS