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Below are the latest news articles mentioning heroin, fentanyl, Narcan, opioid or overdose from all the local Cape Cod news sources. Most of these stories should be related to recent heroin related arrests, heroin or fentanyl overdoses, opioid addiction and the use of Narcan on Cape Cod.

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Hyannis man held on $25K bail in drug case »

Wednesday January 30, 2019 - 8:06:15 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A Hyannis man arrested for drug possession while free on bail on similar charges was ordered held on $25,000 bail Wednesday.Joseph Fagone is charged in the latest case with possession to distribute cocaine, subsequent offense; possession of a class B substance, subsequent offense;…

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Cops: Fla. man thought he was stealing opioids, but wound up with laxatives instead »

Tuesday January 29, 2019 - 2:34:33 pm | via The Barnstable Patriot »

A Florida man who thought he was stealing opioids wound up with laxatives instead, police say.Peter Hans Emery Jr., 69, was caught on surveillance video taking a handful of pills from a bottle he found inside a lockbox, according to Tampa TV station WTVT. The incident happened at a home in Pinellas Park.The…

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Couple charged with trafficking deadly drug Fentanyl in Yarmouth »

Tuesday January 29, 2019 - 12:24:45 pm | via Cape Wide News »

YARMOUTH – From Yarmouth Police: On Monday, January 28, 2019 at approximately 12:00 PM, led by Yarmouth Police Drug Enforcement Unit Detective Scott Lundegren, members of the Yarmouth Police Department Detective Division and Proactive Anti-Crime Unit executed a search warrant at the residence located…

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2 Yarmouth women arrested on drug charges »

Tuesday January 29, 2019 - 11:41:54 am | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

WEST YARMOUTH — Two West Yarmouth women were arrested Monday after police found fentanyl and other drugs at their home at 2 Ivanhoe Ave., according to a statement from the Yarmouth Police Department.Meghan Coulstring, 35, and Deborah Selan, 53, will both be charged with trafficking fentanyl,…

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Yarmouth Police Charge Two with Trafficking Deadly Fentanyl »

Tuesday January 29, 2019 - 10:59:55 am | via Police and Fire News »

Deck: 21.6 grams of Fentanyl and 7.6 grams of cocaine seized…Towns: YarmouthTopic: Police and Fire NewsHub Category: Police and FireAuthor: CapeCodToday StaffTeaser: 21.6 grams of Fentanyl and 7.6 grams of cocaine seized…Main Image: Main Image Credit: Meghan…

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Sentence too harsh considering the circumstances »

Saturday January 26, 2019 - 3:01:00 am | via Cape Cod Times Opinion »

I was deeply saddened upon reading the article on Jan. 9 about the South Dennis man sentenced in an overdose death.My son Josiah was an addict. He struggled with addiction for eight years. He put himself in rehab three times. I recall the many conversations as I attempted to comprehend his addiction.…

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Sheriff’s office investigating drug smuggling via inmate mail »

Thursday January 24, 2019 - 8:11:52 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BOURNE — An investigation is underway into an attempt to smuggle drugs through inmate mail into the Barnstable County Correctional Facility, according to a statement from the Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office.Officers seized an undisclosed type of narcotics found in an envelope that appeared…

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Barnstable sheriff investigating drug smuggling through inmate mail »

Thursday January 24, 2019 - 11:07:32 am | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BOURNE — An investigation is underway into an attempt to smuggle drugs through inmate mail into the Barnstable County Correctional Facility, according to a statement from the Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office.Officers seized an undisclosed type of narcotics found in an envelope that…

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Falmouth man denies fentanyl trafficking charges »

Wednesday January 23, 2019 - 2:40:24 pm | via Cape Cod Times Headlines »

BARNSTABLE — A 29-year-old man Falmouth man pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Barnstable Superior Court to charges of trafficking in more than 10 grams of fentanyl and conspiracy to traffic fentanyl.Robert Alestra initially was charged with heroin trafficking in May and his bail was set at $100,000…

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Traffic stop results in heroin and fentanyl arrest »

Tuesday January 22, 2019 - 1:29:29 pm | via Cape Wide News »

FALMOUTH – Friday evening an officer stopped a car for a traffic violation and witnessed the occupants hiding unknown objects. A search was conducted using a Barnstable County Sheriff’s Office canine and narcotics were seized. As a result, the 29-year-old female passenger was arrested for…

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