In Salisbury two people were hospitalized because of “an unknown substance”
Police in the English County of Wiltshire, reported on Wednesday morning about “a serious incident” at the nearby Salisbury and Amesbury, where two people “were under the influence of an unknown substance” and was hospitalized in critical condition.
MOSCOW, 4 Jul — RIA Novosti. “Wiltshire police… announced about a serious incident after two men they were allegedly under the influence of an unknown substance in Amesbury” — said in a statement to the police.
The reports that in one of the houses was found unconscious 40-year-old man and woman came to the police on Saturday evening.
“Initially, it was assumed that both the patient felt ill after possible consumption of the impure heroin or crack cocaine.
Now, however, conducting further tests to determine the substance that provoked the deterioration of the patients”, — said in a statement.
The police said that the moment a man and a woman are in hospital in Salisbury and receive the necessary treatment. Their condition is estimated as critical.
Law enforcement agencies check whether the poisoning of two people the result of a crime.
Places in Salisbury and Amesbury, who could visit victims, cordoned off for security purposes.
In early March, Salisbury was poisoned convicted of spying for Britain, former GRU officer Sergey Skripal and his daughter Julia (the cousin of Victoria Skripal).