Chicago police investigating after 2 found dead, 1 critical in Lakeview alley along Belmont in suspected overdose incident

Chicago police investigating after 2 found dead, 1 critical in Lakeview alley along Belmont in suspected overdose incident

2 males lifeless, girl in important situation

ByEvelyn Holmes through

Thursday, August 18, 2022 4:24PM

CHICAGO (TOC) — Two individuals had been discovered lifeless and a 3rd was rushed to the hospital in a suspected drug overdose incident in Lakeview Thursday morning, based on emergency officers.

Two unidentified males, about 25 to 30 years outdated, had been discovered unresponsive in an alley within the 800-block of West Belmont Avenue simply earlier than 6:45 a.m. They had been pronounced lifeless on the scene, Chicago police mentioned.

A girl in her 20s was taken to Illinois Masonic Hospital in important situation, Chicago fireplace officers mentioned.

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Witnesses mentioned paramedics carried out CPR on the lady, and should have revived her with Narcan, which is a medicine used to reverse an opioid overdose in an emergency scenario.

CPD detectives are conducting a dying investigation, pending post-mortem outcomes.

Officers remained on the scene till about 11 a.m.

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