Delray Beach heroin overdoses: Police see spike in December

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - The Delray Beach Police Department said Monday they are currently investigating a significant spike in heroin overdoses. 

Since Dec. 1, 2013, the department said they have handled more than 20 cases, one of which has resulted in a death (pending toxicology reports). 

The Delray Beach Police Department is working with the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office Drug lab in the cases.  Seized narcotics are being tested. 

Anyone with any information can report it anonymously through Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County, the Delray Beach Police Department Android/Apple App or the Delray Beach Police Department Tips Hotline at 561-243-7839. 

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