Deputies: Third recent overdose death discovered

The Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department is reporting another death from a likely drug overdose in the county.

Judy Jackson, spokeswoman for the sheriff’s department says that deputies were called to Main Street and County Road 650N in Taylorsville at about 5 p.m. Friday. They discovered a 37-year-old man who is believed to have died from a drug overdose.

Numerous pieces of drug paraphernalia were located at the scene, Jackson said.

This is the third recent death from a likely overdose in the county The sheriff’s department is asking for your help. If you know of a loved one using heroin or other drugs, you should let the sheriff’s department know where the drugs are coming from, Jackson said.

You can call the sheriff’s department tip line at 812-379-1712. Tips can be left anonymously.