Portland police reply to five overdoses in 24 hours

PORTLAND, Maine – The Portland police are on excessive alert after responding to an alarming variety of overdoses this week.

Officers have responded to 5 overdoses in simply the final 24 hours, with three of these victims dying. Thus far this yr the Portland Police Division has seen six deaths out of 37 overdoses, officers stated.

Tom Doherty, the chief Director for Milestone Restoration says a kind of latest deaths was somebody who was of their program for a very long time.