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WAYNE COUNTY: 336 OVERDOSE CALLS, 60 DEATHS IN 2020

(Wayne County, IN)--Local law enforcement agencies are taking part as Red Ribbon Week continues this week.  Here’s Alain Lacasse, who is a DARE officer with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department.  "Our young people pledge to remain drug-free, and they wear red ribbons as part of their pledge."  Here are the numbers for Wayne County so far this year:  "There've been approximately 336 overdose calls this year.  Deaths from overdose this year are at approximately 60 per the coroner, as they are still waiting on some results that are leaning toward overdose," Lacasse said.  Red Ribbon Week continues through Saturday.

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