Woman charged in fatal drug overdose in Orange

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ORANGE — A 27-year-old woman from Barre was arrested following a death investigation in Orange started back in June.

Police were notified on June 5, that Jefrey Cameron, 29, of Orange, was found deceased at his home on Richardson Road at around 8:14 a.m.

Following an investigation, it was found that Cameron’s death came as the result of an overdose of heroin which contained fentanyl.

Police say after more than two months of investigation, and with the assistance of the Barre City Police Department, Bridget Huckins, was arrested yesterday.

She is charged with selling or dispensing a regulated drug with death resulting.

Police say Huckins was arraigned in court where she was held for lack of $15,000 bail and was not to be released except to a court-approved person.