Maryland’s historic capital is known for sailing and shopping, a place where people eat seafood at waterside restaurants. It’s not a place that city police considered a destination for people looking to buy heroin — at least, not until recently.
It’s a fight Carroll knows all too well, a struggle against a typically white or brown powdered substance that presents itself as a euphoric high and a warm sensation throughout the body.
In an extremely rare move, a woman’s fatal drug overdose is ruled a homicide. Now, someone else could take the blame for injecting her with heroin.
A western Maryland drug dealer is going to prison for conspiring to distribute heroin in a case stemming from a fatal overdose.