Woman charged after alleged overdose

WELLSBORO – Jessica M. Gile, 29, of 19 Burton Hill Road, was charged by borough police with possession of drug paraphernalia after she allegedly overdosed on heroin.

According to documents filed at District Judge Rob Repard’s office, on Jan. 4, police said they saw two people pull Gile out of a parked car on Jan. 4. She was wrapped in a blanket and unresponsive, they said.

A metal spoon coated with heroin residue was on the blanket, police said.

Gile was taken to Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital for treatment and was issued a summons to appear at a preliminary hearing Jan. 29.