MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — The Monroe Police Department are investigating deaths connected to fentanyl.

On Saturday, December 3, 2022, the Monroe Police Department announced they have responded to approximately four fentanyl-related deaths in the span of 72 hours. Detectives are currently investigating the source of the drug.

The use of illegal drugs is against the law. Any person found in possession of illegal substances will be arrested.

The Monroe Police Department