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Author: Michael Berry

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Ottawa police issue warning following three overdose deaths

Ottawa police have issued a public health alert following a spike in overdose-related deaths in the city. Over a 14 hour period, first responders treated six people for suspected opioid overdoses across Ottawa. Early testing suggests the overdoses were a result of cocaine laced with fentanyl, police say. Three men were pronounced dead Monday morning following overdoses after extensive resuscitation…