As her friends were in the bathroom getting ready for homecoming, Hailey slipped away, crossing the hall to the bedroom in her Westminster home and closing and locking the door behind her. Overwhelmed with everything that was going on, she sought some sort of temporary relief.
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.