Written By: Thursday, October 5th 2017

Police in Orillia say there have been two sudden deaths this week –and they believe both are drug related.
Two men, ages 19 and 31, died within a day of each other. In both cases toxicology tests are being analyzed to pinpoint the exact cause of death.

OPP say people who use, or plan to experiment with illegal or what they believe are prescription drugs must recognize that the next time or your first time could be your last time. Drug use of any type is not only dangerous, but could have a deadly outcome.

If anyone has information regarding any of these deaths or any overdoses that may have taken place in the Orillia area, they are encouraged to contact the Orillia OPP at 705-326-3536 or 1-888-310-1122, or Crime Stoppers.