London Police Issue Warning Following Weekend of 8 Drug Overdoses

London, Ontario – Over the course of the weekend, between Friday afternoon at approximately 12:45 p.m. and Sunday at approximately 2:00 p.m., London Police responded in relation to eight individuals who were involved in six separate incidents requiring emergency medical treatment as a result of possible overdoses after ingesting or injecting drugs.

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In four of the six incidents, individuals involved report the use of fentanyl or heroin. In one of the incidents, one individual died as a result of a suspected overdose.

The London Police Service would like to remind the public of the risks of using drugs, particularly opioids.

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London Police Service


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