Heroin Overdoses Spike In Lake CountySix people have died in the past week in Lake County from heroin overdoses.
Man Charged With Homicide In Overdose Of Officer’s StepdaughterBrent Tyssen, 22, was ordered held in lieu of $400,000 bail on Saturday at the Leighton Criminal Court building.
Ohio Boy Seen In Car With Passed-Out Adults Gets New HomeA 4-year-old Ohio boy pictured in police photos in the back seat of a car while his grandmother and her boyfriend were slumped over from a drug overdose is moving in with other relatives.
Lake County Sheriff’s Deputies Save Man From OverdoseDeputies responding at 1:17 p.m. to a call of an overdose at a home in the the 33600 block of North Evergreen Drive found a 22-year-old man unconscious and barely breathing in the basement, according to a statement from the Lake County sheriff’s office.
Man Dies Of Suspected Overdose Outside Spring Awakening Music FestivalSteve Vongkoth was found at 11:05 p.m. Saturday near Soldier Field in the 1400 block of North Museum Campus Drive, according to police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.
Man Who Overdosed In Mundelein Revived After Officers Inject NaloxonePolice responded to the 0-100 block of North Emerald and found a man unresponsive on the bathroom floor, according to a statement from Mundelein police. The man showed symptoms of opiate overdose and police retrieved a Naloxone auto-injector kit from their squad car to revive the man.
$1M Bond For Man Charged With Drug-Induced HomicideA west suburban man was ordered held on $1 million bond Friday, charged with selling heroin to a teenage boy who died of a drug overdose last month.
Five Hospitalized After Bad Reaction To Drugs In BridgeportPolice said they have not determined what drug, or drugs, they were under the influence of.
911 Tape Reveals Accused Judge's Pleas For Colleague To Wake UpA former southern Illinois judge who has been charged with drug possession can be heard on a 911 tape trying to revive a colleague who died of a cocaine overdose.
Indiana Woman Found Dead In Portage Hotel Room A Griffith, Ind. woman was found dead from an apparent drug overdose Wednesday morning in a Portage hotel room.
Brother-In-Law Admits To Role In Concealing Woman's Fatal ODA man from Round Lake Park, charged with concealing his sister-in-law's homicide, has admitted to his role in the crime and agreed to testify against his wife.
Bill Would Grant Immunity When Drug Overdoses Are ReportedLegislation in Springfield would grant immunity when individuals call 9-1-1 to report a drug overdoses. Sponsors hope that will save lives, CBS 2's Dana Kozlov reports.