Print

expecting mother overdoses

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 15:51 PM
Written by Stan Maddux
Category: Local News

The life of a woman and the baby she claims to be carrying were possibly saved
yesterday.
She and a man about the same age apparently overdosed on heroin in LaPorte.
About 1:30 p.m.....21 year old Ashley Johnson and 22 year old Jacob Daisy were
unconscious on the porch of a home in the 300 block of Maple Ave.
Police say she was breathing....then woke up after given some narcan.
Narcan was also given to Daisy...who also came to.
Police say the man and woman are both from LaCrosse.
According to police...the woman told paramedics she is 14 weeks pregnant.....
Both were taken to the hospital for an evaluation.
Now...police are investigating why at least two men were outside the home
at the time of the overdoses.