Police have issued a warning that a strong batch of heroin may be circulating in Barrow.
Officers are urging users of drugs to think carefully about their actions.
Officers are taking this opportunity to re-emphasise to drug users the potentially tragic consequences of their actions.
A police spokesman said: “There is help and support out there for people affected by drug use.
“We work closely with partner agencies such as Unity, who can provide people with help, support and guidance.”
People can contact Unity on 01229 207020.
Anyone with information can call police on 101.
Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111