Man arrested in connection with heroin overdose

By  | 

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (EAU CLAIRE POLICE DEPARTMENT NEWS RELEASE) -- At approximately 7:30 a.m. on September 5, 2013 Eau Claire Police and Eau Claire Fire responded to 1409 Lee Street where it had been reported that a 22-year-old female was having medical issues. Eau Claire Fire transported the female to an area hospital due to her condition.

Eau Claire Police Detectives were able to speak with the female later in the day. After speaking with her and upon further investigation, it was determined that her medical condition was the result of a heroin overdose. It was also determined that the heroin was supplied by Bryan A. Shaw and that he assisted in the overdose.

Shaw was subsequently arrested the afternoon of September 5, 2013 for First Degree Reckless Injury. He appeared in court on September 6, 2013.