Three drug overdoses in 16 hours at the same New Bedford address
According to New Bedford police records, there were three drug overdoses at the same South First Street address in New Bedford in a 16 hour period. One man overdosed twice – within 12 hours.
On Jan. 8, at 9:19am, 34-year old women overdosed at the South First Street address and was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital for treatment. Three hours later, a 50-year old man overdosed at the same address at 12:13pm and was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital for treatment. At 1:19am on Jan. 9, roughly 13 hours later, the same 50-year old man overdosed and was transported to St. Luke’s Hospital for treatment. There are no details on when he was released.
New Bedford police report that all of the overdoses happened at the same South First Street, but do not have details on the apartment numbers. There are three apartments at that address.