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      Jefferson City man arrested after heroin overdose

      A Jefferson City man was arrested after overdosing on heroin Monday.

      A Jefferson City man was arrested after overdosing on heroin Monday.

      Jefferson City Police responded to an overdose call in the 2100 block of Louis Circle. 25-year-old Darin Woods was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

      Members of the Community Action team determined the heroin was purchased in the parking lot of a Jefferson City gas station.

      Officers also found approximately two ounces of marijuana and items related to the packaging and sale of marijuana inside the home. Investigators found that Woods and another person were packaging the marijuana when he overdosed on heroin.

      Woods was taken to the Cole County Jail after being treated at the hospital. He was arrested for possession with intent to distribute.