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Claremont Police warn of deadly batch of fentanyl

A warning from Claremont Police about a deadly batch of fentanyl in their area.
Published: May. 22, 2022 at 10:12 PM EDT|Updated: May. 23, 2022 at 8:08 AM EDT
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CLAREMONT, N.H. (WCAX) - A warning from Claremont Police about a deadly batch of fentanyl in the area.

Police say the fentanyl being distributed in Claremont and surrounding towns has caused five overdoses since Friday.

Officers say due to the quick rescue response, there have been no fatalities.

The fentanyl has been found not only in heroin, but police say it has also been laced in marijuana.

Packages sometimes bear a unique scorpion stamp.

Police in Claremont say if you find the fentanyl, give them a call.

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