Man overdoses on heroin in East Towne Mall bathroom

Suspect booked on possession of opioids, now in custody

Herald Archives

Madison Police Department responded to East Towne Mall about an unresponsive man in a restroom who overdosed on heroin Sunday evening.

Police administered narcan to revive suspect Jesse Irish, who has been arrested for possession of heroin and a probation hold violation, according to an MPD incident report.

UW researchers tackle opioid addiction in the Midwest with $3.8 million grantUniversity of Wisconsin researchers received a $3.8 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to improve Read…

A metal spoon, syringes and other drug paraphernalia were found next to Irish, who later admitted to injecting heroin, the report said.

The local hospital medically cleared Irish. He was booked on possession of heroin and a probation hold violation, the report said.

Tweet

This article was published Feb 26, 2018 at 5:12 pm and last updated Feb 26, 2018 at 5:12 pm

Comments

UW-Madison's Premier Independent Student Newspaper

All Content © The Badger Herald, 1995 - 2024