Fentanyl

Stanford student found dead on campus identified as 19-year-old Eitan Weiner
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All News KCBS Radio
February 26, 2020 - 3:58 pm
A Stanford student who died in a fraternity house on campus last month overdosed on fentanyl, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.
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A box of the overdose antidote Naloxone Hydrochloride sits on a counter at a Walgreens store on February 2, 2016 in New York City.
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Carrie Hodousek
February 21, 2020 - 9:59 am
As overdose deaths continue to rise in San Francisco, a citywide project is working to tackle the problem by teaching people how to administer a life saving drug.
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Bags of heroin, some laced with fentanyl, are displayed before a press conference regarding a major drug bust, at the office of the New York Attorney General, September 23, 2016 in New York City.
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All News KCBS Radio
October 09, 2019 - 9:39 am
Four inmates and eight San Francisco sheriff's deputies were hospitalized Tuesday after they were apparently exposed to fentanyl in the county jail. The discovery of an unresponsive inmate unleashed the chain of events that sickened the group. "The deputies who administered the CPR and were on the...
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Bags of heroin, some laced with fentanyl, are displayed before a press conference regarding a major drug bust, at the office of the New York Attorney General, September 23, 2016 in New York City.
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KCBS Radio Afternoon News
August 09, 2019 - 1:42 pm
Fentanyl overdoses in San Francisco have reached a new high.
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Bags of heroin, some laced with fentanyl, are displayed before a press conference regarding a major drug bust, at the office of the New York Attorney General, September 23, 2016 in New York City.
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Margie Shafer
June 24, 2019 - 12:57 pm
Fentanyl is now the leading cause of opioid overdoses in San Francisco, surpassing prescription pills and heroin, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
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Aleisha Manchester holds a photo of 16-year-old Braydon George.
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Jeffrey Schaub
September 20, 2018 - 2:22 pm
Danielle Faletto, 35, of Petaluma, refused to come to court to be sentenced for her giving her son drugs that caused a fatal overdose.
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Oxycodone is the generic name for a range of opoid pain killing tablets. Prescription bottle for Oxycodone tablets and pills on wooden table for opioid epidemic illustration
Holly Quan
June 26, 2018 - 6:55 pm
Two members of the Alameda County Narcotics Task Force were hospitalized after being accidentally exposed to fentanyl on Friday.
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Sep 8, 2017; New York, NY, USA; Packages containing Fentanyl and the even more lethal Carfentanil are stored in the detention room at the JFK International Airport Mail Facilities Federal Inspection Site after being discovered by U.S. Customs and Border P
Confiscated Fentanyl and the even more lethal Carfentanil (Photo credit: Seth Harrison/The Journal News via USA TODAY NETWORK)
April 27, 2018 - 1:49 pm
U.S. prosecutors said Friday they have charged 10 more people in an international fentanyl trafficking operation that led to overdose deaths in four states...
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Prince
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April 19, 2018 - 10:29 am
The prosecutor in the Minnesota county where Prince died said Thursday that no criminal charges will be filed in the musician's death, effectively ending the state's two-year investigation into how Prince got the fentanyl that killed him.
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Prince
Prince (Photo credit: PA/Sipa USA)
April 18, 2018 - 1:27 pm
Prosecutors in the Minnesota county where Prince died said Wednesday that they're ready to make an announcement in their two-year investigation into the musician's death from an accidental fentanyl overdose.
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