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Trumbull Police Officer Revives Man Suffering From Heroin Overdose

A Trumball Police officer was able to save the life of a 24-year-old over the weekend who had overdosed on heroin.
A Trumball Police officer was able to save the life of a 24-year-old over the weekend who had overdosed on heroin. Photo Credit: Trumbull Town Government

TRUMBULL, Conn. -- Trumbull police were able to save the life of an unidentified 24-year-old man who was found unconscious by family over the weekend due to a suspected heroin overdose, according to CTPost.com.

A responding officer immediately administered a dose of Narcan to the man, who began to show signs of improved breathing, the CTPost.com said.

Trumbull EMS provided a second dose, and the man regained consciousness before being transported to St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, reported CTPost.com.

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