Stratford News Police credit opioid reversing drug with saving man’s life SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Friday, Jun. 14th, 2019 Stratford man charged in connection to theft of van from painting company. (MyStratfordNow.com stock photo) Stratford Police are crediting an opioid reversing drug with saving yet another person’s life. Just before 5 o’clock Friday morning, emergency services were called and requested to go to a home on Borden Street about a possible overdose. They arrived on scene and found that a 34-year-old man had been given Narcan by a female at the home. Police say the man had reportedly gone unconscious after taking what is suspected to be some type of opioid-related drug. He was conscious at the time that emergency personnel arrived and he was transported to the hospital for further treatment.