Heroin user blamed track marks on spider, not needle, police say
Officers: Berwick-area addict covered wounds with duct tape
Published: October 14, 2013

BRIAR CREEK TWP. — A Berwick-area heroin addict covered his track marks with duct tape, then claimed the wounds were spider bites, police say. Authorities...

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