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Heroin suspected in overdose in Pinehills parking lot

A Plymouth man, 30, was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth following an apparent overdose in the parking lot of the Market in the Pinehills, Friday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, police responded to a report of a man siting in a pickup truck with a needle in his arm. When officers arrived, the found the man, conscious and alert. He admitted to using heroin, Rogers said. 

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Apparent heroin overdose at White Horse Beach home

A Plymouth man, 23, was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth following an apparent heroin overdose at a home on Saint Charles Avenue, early Tuesday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, the man was found unresponsive by a woman who lived at the address. The victim did not live there. Police revived him with a dose of Narcan. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Pinehills gas station attendant calls in apparent overdose

A 53-year-old Plymouth woman was treated for a suspected drug overdose in the Pinehills, Friday afternoon. According to Captain John Rogers, the woman was getting gas at the Levis Brothers Service Station when the attendant pumping gas noticed her nodding off behind the wheel and called for help. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Heroin reportedly claims life of Manomet man

A 34-year-old Manomet man was the 13th person to die of a drug overdose in Plymouth this year. According to Captain John Rogers, the victim was found unresponsive in bed at his home on State Road by his girlfriend at around 8:50 a.m. She attempted to revive him, but she was unsuccessful, Rogers said. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Reported heroin overdose in South Plymouth

A South Plymouth man, 58, was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth, Thursday morning following a suspected heroin overdose. According to Captain John Rogers, police where called to a home on Martingale Lane at around 9 a.m. where they found the victim conscious. No Narcan was given to him. He was reportedly very agitated and had to be restrained by another person in the home before help arrived, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Woman taken to BID-Plymouth following apparent heroin overdose

A Plymouth woman, 21, was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth, following an apparent drug overdose in Manomet, early Tuesday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, the woman was visiting her father on Ellisville Drive. He found her unresponsive and called for help, Rogers said. Police revived the woman with two doses of Narcan. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Four arrested on heroin charges, Friday

Four people were arrested on drug possession charges in Manomet, Friday evening. According to Lieutenant Dana Flynn, the street crimes unit got a tip about a possible drug deal taking place on Shore Drive at around 7:30 p.m. When police arrived they found four people in a car who were allegedly, Flynn said, engaged in drug-related acitivy. All four allegedly had heroin on them, he said. The suspects included a Carver woman, 22, two Carver men, ages 23 and 21, and a 22-year-old Cedarville man. Cocaine was allegedly also found on him at the police station. Continue Reading →

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Suspected overdose sends Briggs Avenue man to ICU

A Manomet man is in intensive care at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth following an apparent drug overdose, Saturday night. According to Captain John Rogers, the man, 34, was found unresponsive by his wife at their Briggs Avenue home. Police, he said, gave him several doses of Narcan and revived him before he was taken to the hospital. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Suspected heroin overdose nearly sends Plymouth man to morgue

Plymouth police revived a man who was apparently dead following an suspected heroin overdose on Gunners Exchange Road, Saturday afternoon. According to Lieutenant Dana Flynn, police found the victim in his car parked on the side of the road. He was not breathing and had no pulse when police arrived, Flynn said. The officers used CPR, chest compression and Narcan to revive the man who was then taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth.  There was evidence of heroin use, including a syringe, in the car, Flynn said. Continue Reading →

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Overdose on Theatre Colony Way

A 36-year-old Theatre Colony Way man was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth following an apparent drug overdose, Sunday night. Police believe heroin was used, based on a statement from the victim’s roommate, who reported the overdose, Rogers said. The victim also had a past history of using the drug, he said. When police arrived they gave the victim two does of Narcan, coordinating to Rogers. Continue Reading →

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Son reports dad’s overdose in Manomet, second victim of the weekend accepts police offer of treatment

A drug overdose on Tide View Path on Saturday morning was called in by the victim’s 8-year-old son, according to police. According to Captain John Rogers, police found the victim, a 36-year-old man,  unresponsive on the bathroom floor of his estranged wife’s apartment. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Heroin hits Manomet twice over the weekend

A 36-year-old Theatre Colony Way man  was one of two Manomet residents to suffer an apparent heroin overdose over the weekend. Police were called to the house at about 4 a.m. Sunday morning where they found the victim unconscious, according to Captain John Rogers. A man, who lived at the house, was applying CPR, when police arrived, he said. First repsonders continued the CPR and police gave the victim Narcan, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Heroin suspected in State Road overdose on Saturday

A 28-year-old Plymouth man was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth following a possible heroin overdose in Manomet, Saturday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, police revived the man with Narcan. While no drugs were found at the State Road home, the victim had a history of heroin abuse, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Suspected heroin overdose on State Road

A 33-year-old Manomet man was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth Thursday evening following an apparent heroin overdose, Thursday evening. The man was awake and alert when police arrived, according to Captain John Rogers. A person at the State Road home where the incident happened performed CPR, he said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Beaver Dam Road woman arrested in heroin raid

Plymouth police arrested three people, including a Manomet woman, following a search of a home in North Plymouth. According to Captain John Rogers, detectives searched an apartment on Prince Street following what he called a months-long investigation into alleged heroin dealing at the location. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Suspected heroin OD on Beaver Dam Road

Police were able to revive a 51-year-old Manomet woman who apparently overdosed on heroin, Thursday night. According to Captain John Rogers, police were called by the woman’s daughter to a home on Beaver Dam Road. She was given Narcan and taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two arrested for drug possession at CVS

Two people, including a Manomet man, were arrested for drug possession after being found allegedly shooting drugs in a drug store parking lot, Wednesday evening. According to Captain John Rogers, the Plymouth Police Street Crimes Unit was doing surveillance in the parking lot of the Manomet CVS when they spotted the pair allegedly injecting heroin into their arms. Police also found fireworks in the car. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Pair from Manomet arrested after police find drugs in car

Two people from Manomet were arrested on drug distribution charges Sunday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, police responded to a reported drug overdose at the Radisson Hotel in Plymouth Center. Officers found two people in a car who he described as being lethargic, but conscious. EMTs checked them and decided they did not need hospitalization, he said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Three arrested in drug bust near power plant

Three people were arrested during an alleged heroin deal in Manomet Friday evening, including a White Horse Beach man. According to Captain John Rogers detectives saw Wayne Little, 24, of Plymouth drive down Power House Road where he stopped and met with the driver of another car. Rogers said Little was “known to them.”

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Apparent overdose on Patriot Circle

A 23-year-old Plymouth woman was taken to Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth following an apparent drug overdose in Manomet, Thursday evening. According to Captain John Rogers, the woman was found unconscious at a home on Patriot Circle. Officers performed CPR and gave her two doses of Narcan, which revived her. She was not a resident of the house, he said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Pearl Street man arrested for heroin possession on White Horse Beach

Two men were arrested on White Horse Beach late Wednesday night and arrested after they were allegedly caught preparing to  inject heroin. According to Captain John Rogers, officers with the street crime unit found the pair by a lifeguard stand at around 10 p.m.

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Two arrested in Manomet for alleged drug deal

Two Plymouth men were arrested at the Manomet Stop and Shop following an alleged heroin deal, Saturday night. According to Captain John Rogers, police saw Justin Patricelli, 35, of Mayflower Street sitting in his car and texting in the parking lot, at around 8 p.m. A second car, Rogers said, pulled up and Patricelli got in. Officers then approached that car and reportedly found Patricelli and another man engaged in a drug deal. Police, according to Rogers, found heroin, cash, a spoon and needles in the second car. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Heroin suspected in death on Long Pond Road

A 34-year-old Martha’s Vineyard man died at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Plymouth following an apparent heroin overdose at a home in South Plymouth, Tuesday morning. According to Captain John Rogers, the man was staying at a house in the 500  block of Long Pond Road where he was discovered by a resident. Firefighters administered Narcan, but could not revive  him, Rogers said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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