Deputies Administer Narcan to Each Other After Fentanyl Exposure

Two deputies rushed to hospital after exposure to Fentanyl.

Houston, June 12, 2019: At around 9:30 p.m., deputies with Harris County responded to the Extended Stay America at 1500 N Sam Houston Pkwy E for a possible drug lab in a hotel room. When deputies arrived, they entered the room only to be overcome by drugs, chemicals, and other items in the room. The deputies retreated back to the patrol vehicles parked out front of the hotel, where they both administered Narcan to each other and called for immediate assistance. Hazmat crews from Harris County and Montgomery County responded to the scene and determined that the deputies were overcome by Fentanyl. The two deputies were rushed to a local trauma center, they are now in stable condition. Three suspects were found in an adjacent room and taken into custody.

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