CLEVELAND — Officers in Cleveland this weekend responded to 18 opiate-related incidents.
According to a news release, of the 20 drug overdose victims reported, five of them died.
Police and EMS responded on Saturday to a house on West 174th Street to investigate the death of a man and a woman, who reportedly died of a heroin overdose.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office is investigating all of the fatalities.
Further details regarding the drug-related incidents were not immediately released.
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