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DURYEA — Borough police charged a woman with endangering a man who overdosed on heroin and leaving him behind after removing evidence from a taxi cab earlier this month.
Police allege a surveillance camera inside the cab recorded Pamela Bouselli, 38, and Brian Weikel purchasing heroin from a location in Edwardsville, ingesting the illicit drug and her attempts to wake him up after he passed out.
Bouselli, of Pettebone Street, Duryea, was charged with reckless endangerment, tampering or fabricating evidence and possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance. She was jailed at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility for lack of $15,000 bail.
According to the criminal complaint:
An officer responded to a 911 call about a man, identified as Weikel, passed out in the front passenger seat of a cab parked on Stephenson Street at about 1:25 a.m. on Nov. 4. Weikel awakened after emergency medical technicians administered several doses of Narcan.
Two heroin packets stamped Gorilla Blue and two smoking pipes with residue were found inside the cab.
About 10 minutes before the 911 call, the officer noticed the cab passing him with a female driver, identified as Bouselli.
Police learned through the taxi company that Weikel was the cab driver who picked up a …
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