Brockville Police Dispute Social Media Overdose Story

Another reason to not get your news from social media.

Police received a phone call on Wednesday regarding a Facebook post that said a 39 year old and his 34 year old girlfriend had died from an overdose.

According to the post, the man and woman were taken to hospital where they died.

The Brockville Police checked in on the couple and confirmed that the reports are false.

  • Rick Mercer's Take!

    Everyone in Canada has heard the Tim Hortons controversy over the minimum wage increase in Ontario. Rick Mercer's rant is going viral!
  • Epic Collapse

    It's Friday and here's a video to remind you that you probably didn't do too bad at work this week, because there's this guy! He just sort of stares at it happens!
  • This is going downhill

    A bad start gets even worse. It's a good thing that the profanity is bleeped because he drops a few of those after letting out a simple "nooo" right at the start.