Elmira sees 3 more fatal overdoses since public warning issued

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Since the Elmira Police Department issued a public health warning regarding drug overdoses in the city on April 28, they say that they have responded to eight more overdose calls, three of which were fatal.

Based on the investigation into these recent overdoses, police said it is suspected that opiates are being mixed with other types of drugs, such as crack cocaine, marijuana or other drugs.

The investigation into the recent overdoses is ongoing, and Elmira Police are asking any witnesses or anyone with information regarding the narcotics to contact them. 

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