Fentanyl: Tshuaj 50 Lub sij hawm hwj chim ntau dua Heroin

Fentanyl: Drug 50 Times More Potent Than Heroin

Ntawm 69 neeg tuag overdose tsaib no, 68% yuav tsum noj cov khoom cua opioid, twg Mev cartels tau kawm muab thiab nyiag nqa mus tod highways. Cov tshuaj ' yog dab tsi uas yog peb cov pej xeem,' hais Manchester tus tub ceev xwm chief


Powered by Guardian.co.ukNo tsab xov xwm hu “Fentanyl: tshuaj 50 lub sij hawm ntau hwj chim tshaj heroin ravages New Hampshire” yog sau los ntawm Susan Zalkind nyob rau hauv Manchester, New Hampshire, kev theguardian.com txog hnub plaub nws muaj 4 lub ob hlis ntuj 2016 12.30 UTC

Officer Shaun McKennedy tus thawj overdose hu ua li nyob rau ntawm 6.39 pm. Nws puv lub sirens thiab rushes nyob rau 245 Laurel txoj kev, ib chav tsev midsize. Yog ib tug me nyuam carriage uas nyob rau hauv lub qab tsib taug. Ib tug txiv neej hnav ib lub tsho niam tais ntsuab ntawm Chucky peeps tawm ntawm nws ntug qhov rooj li McKennedy, 24, rushes upstairs.

Ntau tus txiv neej los ntawm lub chaw tua hluav taws koom haum thiab koom EMT no twb muaj, hovering nyob ib ncig ntawm lub cev ntawm ib tug txiv neej 31 xyoo rau hauv pem teb chav tsev nyob hauv lub soaking ntub T-shirt thiab ris seemingly lifeless. Nws yog ib lub caijnyoog twg McKennedy, 24, suav txij ntawm dozens ntawm lub sij hawm nws nkaus tus quab yuam ua lub Xya Hli Ntuj tas los no.

"Larry! Larry! Nrog peb nyob!"yells Justin Chase, ib Manchester EMT medic. Nws injects naloxone, ib cov tshuaj uas reverses cov teebmeem ntawm tus opioids, pem Larry tus ntswg.

Nws lub cev shakes thiab pop qhib nws lub qhov muag. "Yog dab tsi?"nws hais, tsis blinking.

Larry kam mus ti tes ti taw chav tsev ntawm tsev kho mob Elliot, tiam sis nws yuav ua tau li ob peb lub lis piam ua ntej xeem txiav txim raws nraim li cas coj mus nws overdose. Nws yog thawj zaug uas nws ho ua li ntawd, nws yuav qhia McKennedy tom qab hmo ntawd. Feem ntau nws injects ntawm grams ob thiab peb cov heroin hauv ib hnub twg; hmo ntuj ntawd nws tsuas coj .2 grams, los yog ib "tug cwj mem". Nws tsi muaj tseeb yog nws overdosed vim tias nws poob nws kam rau ua – nws hais tias nws twb tau huv xwb li ob lub hlis – los yog nws twb laced nrog fentanyl.

Raws li tus tub ceev xwm tshuaj, fentanyl yog ib opioid khoom cua 100 lub sij hawm haib dua morphine, thiab 30-50 lub sij hawm haib dua heroin.

"Fentanyl yog dab tsi uas yog peb cov pej xeem,"hais Manchester chief tub ceevxwm Nick Willard nyob rau hauv los hais lus ua ntej xya hnub Congress.

Nyob rau hauv 2013, lub nroog Manchester muaj 14 overdoses tuag, 7% yam tseeb koom nrog fentanyl nyob rau hauv nws lub nrog cev, raws li Willard. Nyob rau hauv 2015, 69 neeg fatally overdosed, 68% cov neeg uas tau tshwm sim fentanyl.

Lub xeev txheeb cais yog cheery tsis ntau. Nom rau ntawm chav lajfai hauv Fas examiner kev mob nkeeg hauv New Hampshire hais tias lawv tsis tau txais kev ntsuam xeem los ntawm 36 overdoses tsam, tab sis lawv twb suav 399 overdose tuag neeg ces nyob deb, ntau tshaj ob feem peb ntawm cov neeg uas nrog fentanyl tuag tas nyob hauv nws lub nrog cev.

"Nws yuav tsis zoo ib yam li Mario Batali,"hais Willard ntawm nws chaw ua hauj lwm nyob rau hauv Manchester, muab piv rau heroin tswv lag luam tej cov mov rau tus chief famed. "No hais mav yog nyuam qhuav ntuav nws nyob hauv tus tov khoom. Koj yuav tau txais ib lub hnab uas muaj zoo meej thiab tsis muaj leej twg yuav tuag vim tus mob. Koj tseem yuav tau ib lub hnab [that's] fentanyl ncaj thiab uas yuav tua koj."

Willard hais tias lub sij hawm ib raid tsis ntev los no nyob rau hauv Manchester, Nws pom ib lub yog nws cov fentanyl uas muaj protein ntau whey. Hauv lwm plev uas coj mus rau ib cov qaug dab peg hauv Lawrence, Massachusetts, qhov lub yog allegedly nws heroin thiab fentanyl nyob rau hauv ib chav ua mov rab.

Rau qhov tshaj, hais Willard, zaj dabneeg cov opiate siv nyob rau hauv Manchester raws tus qauv qub ua tas teb chaws. Lub ntsoog yog ushered ntawm lub siab ntxiv ntawm cov tshuaj painkillers li OxyContin. Addicts nrhiav ib cheaper siab heev muab mus rau ntau yam, tau ho cheaper, heroin.

Kis raws, Nws hais tias, tshwm sim tej tsam tom qab 2010, Thaum yawg Purdue kho cov tshuaj yuav ua rau nws nyuaj tamper nrog thiab mob siab. Lwm tus neeg nyob Mexico raug ceev ceev nrog cov lag luam burgeoning, thiab addicts hauv Manchester, uas nyob ze rau tod sits 93, Txoj kev rov 3, Txoj kev rov 81, thiab txoj kev rov 9, muaj tsis muaj teeb meem tapping rau cov mov.

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Fentanyl 'yog dab tsi uas yog peb cov pej xeem', hais tias Manchester tus tub ceev xwm chief. Yees duab: Alamy

Kom ua tau raws li koj pom tuaj rau Manchester, Tus neeg saib xyuas DEA Tim Desmond hais tias txoj kev ntse ntawd hais tias Mev cartels, yeej El Chapo Sinaloa cartel, muaj ntau zog poppy ntau lawm 50% txij li xyoo tas los no thiab muaj lawm targeting north-east.

Fentanyl twb xub tsim tus 1960s raws li kev ua kom loog general ib, thiab nws tseem tseem nquag siv los ntawm cov kws kho mob, feem ntau yog hauv tsab ntawv ntawm lozenges thiab thaj ua rau thaj, rau feem ntau cov neeg mob.

Addicts tau pom txoj kev phem muab cov ntaub ntawv tshuaj ntawm lub tshuaj, ua tej yam xwm txheej ntawm lub thaj ua rau thaj, Piv txwv. Tab sis nyuam qhuav ntau, Mev cartels tau kawm li cas yuav ua rau lawv cov fentanyl los importing cov chemical tsim nyog Suav teb, ces smuggling qhov khoom hla ciam teb thiab rau lawv kev loj tod, hais Desmond.

Lub teb chaws As Mes Lis Kas tau muaj teeb meem fentanyl ua ntej. Ntawm 2005 thiab 2007, ntau tshaj 1,000 neeg tuag los ntawm qhov tshuaj, feem ntau ntawm uas nyob nruab ntsab. Raws li xovxwm tawm ntawm lub DEA, tag nrho cov neeg tuag yuav tsum twb tsis siv mus ib zaug xwb lub chaw kuaj nyob Mexico. Thaum cov DEA txuas ib, tus mob teb hlob fentanyl tsis dhau.

No ua ke ntawm, tus DEA twb tsis tau targeted ib ib lub chaw kuaj nyob Mexico lub luag hauj lwm rau tus mob teb hlob hauv New hais, hais Desmond. Xwb, tsoom fwv teb chaws cov tshuaj mas siv thiab cov tub ceev xwm hauv zos yog targeting cov tswv lag luam hauv cheeb tsam. "Tej zaum peb yuav tsum pib rau nram qab noj uas muag tawm thiaj li yuav nce ntaiv,"nws hais.

Nyob rau hauv Manchester, Willard ua hauj lwm rau exterminate tus phaum av los txog. Thaum nws mus ua Fas lub caij ntuj sov dhau xyoo, nws nyob nws lub tsev tshuaj nres, thiab kom detectives mus ntes cov tswv lag luam kom tau lawv tawm txoj kev sai sai, es tos lawv muaj ib cov ntaub ntawv txhij txhua dua los yog ua hauj lwm los ntawm cov kab mov.

Yog tseem ua hauj lwm kom lawv muaj ib lub xeev thiab tsoom fwv teb chaws task force, tus kab mob hu ua Granite rauj, uas pib cuaj hlis tas los no; li ntawd, nyob deb, Nws hais tias, chav lawm 77 dlaim. Nws kuj hu ua rau kev nce rau hauv lub xeev yug rau chaw rov qab.

McKennedy teb ob ntxiv overdose txhua hmo ntawd. Ua ntej tshaj yog ib tug txiv neej nyob rau nws caij 20s hu ua kos, leej twg tso los ib laundromat ib koob ntawm nws caj npab thiab ib daim ntawv qhia txog, thiab npaj mus. Kos twb tsis kam mus sibroj siblaw tus EMTs mus rau lub tsev kho mob.

"Koj puas xav tuag?"nug caum.

"Uas tus fuck yuav xav mus nyob rau hauv lub neej no?"Lub kos daim ntawv, hais caum, yog suicidal ideation, uas txhais tau hais tias tus EMTs yuav tsum coj nws mus rau lub tsev kho mob lawm. Tom lub tsev kho mob, Cim nug McKennedy rau nws sab nraum heroin.

Tom ntej no ntxiv hu tau rau ib tug poj niam nyob hauv nws thaum ntxov 30s. Dawn Marie nyob chav tsev ib tus phooj ywg overdosed. Nws muab txhaj ob koob tshuaj naloxone mus nws revive. Nws tus phooj ywg tau ob tug me nyuam. Lawv xyaum khiav tawm txawv lawm cov niam ntawv los rau phau ntawv coloring rau ib chav tsev ntawd sab qhov rooj.

Lwm cov neeg khiav dej num rau ib plaub overdose hu rau thaum cov McKennedy pab EMTs mus rau ib qho addict uas sim muab nws tus kheej lub neej nrog ib riam teb. Nws paub McKennedy los ntawm ib tus overdose yav dhau los. "Lwm hnub hauv paradise,"nws hais raws li tus neeg khiav dej num taug kev los rau ntawm lub qhov rooj.

Nyob rau lub caij ntawm nqig, McKennedy pab tau Officer Mark Aquino uas nres tsheb. Aquino yog ib tshuaj Vocabulary cuag. Nws yuav nrhiav nyuaj txog addicts, Nws hais. Heroin tsis yog yooj yim mus ntes, tus neeg siv rua cov miv nyuas tau me me thiab zoo li nawj. "Fentanyl tsis caiv rua cov miv nyuas,"nws hais. "Lawv ncaws xwb,"nws piav, xa me nyuam rov muab lub puab tsaig nws mus nws lub hauv siab.

Ntawm 10.30, McKennedy rov qab mus saib xyuas los mus sau ntaub ntawv accounting rau cov hais lus. Lwm "kom" ua haujlwm nyob rau hauv Manchester, nws xaus lus. "Nothing tawm ntawm tus zoo tib yam."

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