Man hospitalized following heroin overdose in North Haven

This story originally appeared in the New Haven Register

NORTH HAVEN >> A man responded to lifesaving efforts and is in the hospital recovering after police say they administered a dose of Narcan to a man suffering from a heroin overdose.

North Haven police responded Friday at around 3:20 p.m. to a Glenn Road address for a report of a heroin overdose, police spokesman Capt. Kevin Glenn said in a release.

Upon arrival, police found a 34-year-old man outside lying on the ground unconscious while a neighbor was administering CPR, Glenn said.

An officer administered a dose of Narcan to the man, who responded to the lifesaving effort and began showing signs of recovery, Glenn said.

He was later transported to the hospital for treatment.

No other details were made available by police Friday night.

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