(St. Paul, MN) — Police in St. Paul say there were about seven suspected overdoses in the city from Friday to Saturday. The 24-hour span, which included two fatalities, has been linked to possible synthetic opioids being mixed into narcotics. The incidents brought overdose deaths to 89 so far this year in St. Paul. Police say these deadly opioids are lethal in small doses, and the best thing to do in the event of an overdose is to call 911 immediately.
St. Paul Police Report 7 Overdoses In 24-Hour Span
By Ashley Hanley|2021-09-20T05:48:09-05:00September 20th, 2021|
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Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!