Nelson Fentanyl Task Force is issuing a urgent warning to the public after it was reported there may have been some people overdose Saturday night (February 15th).
In an emailed release Sunday, ANKORS Executive Director Cheryl Dowden said the Nelson Fentanyl Task Force was informed by Nelson Police Department after police issued a warning of a toxic and deadly strain of drugs in the area.
“We are extremely saddened by this news . . . ,” Dowden said.
"Users are advised not to use alone, to carry naloxone and to get drugs tested if possible," the NPD release said.