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Oak Ridge woman faces charges after drug overdose

An Oak Ridge woman was arrested in Knox County on Friday on charges including child abuse and neglect after she was found unresponsive suffering from a drug overdose in her running pickup truck with her toddler in the back seat.Knoxville Police were called to the Food City on Clinton Highway …

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Rockwood Authorities Respond to Overdose Call

Rockwood Fire First Responder Units respond to an overdose call Thursday along with police at the downtown Rocky Top Market. A unidentified female was the victim and was alert and speaking to Rockwood Police at the scene. No word on whether she was transported to RMC or faced any charges.

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Toddler OD’s on Suboxone, transported via LifeStar

LifeStar landed at the Roane County Health Department helipad in Rockwood last night around 9 pm to pick up a 15-month-old who apparently was the victim of an overdose.  According to Roane Sheriff Jack Stockton, the baby had ingested suboxone in a home on Rhonda Way Street, South of Rockwood and just how the baby obtained the drug is …

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