saint francis hospital

Woman Brought Heroin to Hospitalized Boyfriend: Hartford PD

Hartford police have arrested a New Britain woman accused of bringing heroin to her boyfriend while he was a patient at Saint Francis Hospital.

According to police, 22-year-old Angelica Cierniewski brought heroin to her boyfriend when she went to visit him at the hospital. When her boyfriend took the drug, he overdosed.

Hospital staff used Narcan to revive the patient. He is still receiving treatment for his original problem and was listed in stable condition.

Police said Cierniewski admitted to bringing the heroin, then discarding the evidence. She was arrested and charged with reckless endangerment and tampering with evidence.

Contact Us