Showing posts with label heroin. Show all posts
Showing posts with label heroin. Show all posts

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Madison County overdose deaths shattering 30-day records

Madison County overdose deaths shattering 30-day records

Article Excerpt: "... Mark McMurray, Huntsville Police Chief, and Lieutenant Tony McElyea with the department said their drug agents have seized more than 20,000 hits of heroin and Fentanyl off the streets in Huntsville since January. However, the rate people are dying from these drugs in Huntsville is at an all-time high. Madison County Coroner Tyler Berryhill said 24 people died in Madison County from suspected drug overdoses in the last month..."

Reference: www.waaytv.com

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Two charged with trafficking heroin, pot and steroids

Two charged with trafficking heroin, pot and steroids

Article Excerpt: "... Marcus Wayne Johnson, 35, and Charles Thomas Johnson, 30, were both arrested Monday night and charged with drug trafficking, marijuana possession and drug possession ..."

Reference: www.waaytv.com

Friday, July 17, 2015

Local law enforcement working hard to eradicate illegal drug trade in Huntsvil

4 arrested following Huntsville drug bust

Article Excerpt: "...Police said over 500 grams of heroin, with a street value of $160,000, was seized as well as three firearms, oxycodone pills, MDMA and $5,527. The amount of heroin seized was equal to the amount seized in all of 2014 ..."

Reference: www.wtvm.com
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Thursday, June 11, 2015

Huntsville drug overdose case leads to four arrests

4 arrested in connection with Huntsville drug overdose case

Article Excerpt: "...The Drug Enforcement Administration released a nationwide alert in March about fentanyl, which is commonly laced in heroin, being a threat to health and public safety. "Drug incidents and overdoses related to fentanyl are occurring at an alarming rate throughout the United States and represent a significant threat to public health and safety ..."

Reference: www.waff.com

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Heroin use rapidly increasing in the area

Police: Heroin has hit the area “by storm,” causing increased amount of overdose deaths

Article Excerpt: "...“You don’t know the purity level of it,” added Lt. Brooks. “You don’t know what it’s mixed with, you don’t know what it’s coming from.” He said some forms of the drug that people are shooting up are 98% pure. Even for a person with a high tolerance..."

Reference: whnt.com

Friday, September 6, 2013

Small Huntsville heroin bust made

Huntsville man arrested in heroin bust

Article Excerpt: "... charged with possession of a controlled substance after being arrested at 4021 Hunters Ridge Drive shortly after noon. ..."

Reference: www.waaytv.com