Brunswick Co. deputies warn of potentially deadly substance


BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Brunswick County deputies are warning the community of a dangerous and potentially deadly drug mixture circulating in the area.

A sheriff’s spokeswoman said during heroin investigations this week, the Brunswick County Drug Enforcement Unit is finding bags consisting of heroin mixed with an unknown substance inside.

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The packaging pictured in this story is the one deputies said contained the potentially deadly dose.

The spokeswoman said the investigations indicate that the unknown substance causes even experienced users to overdose, and without immediate medical attention the mixture can be lethal.