Possible Heroin Overdose Death in Pontiac

Possible Heroin Overdose Death in Pontiacmoderntax

(Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept., March 17, 2014)

INCIDENT:  12:41 hrs. March 16 – City of Pontiac Possible Overdose Death  #14-038543

SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the 900 block of Kettering Ave for a report of subject with trouble breathing.

OUTCOME OF INCIDENT:   Upon arrival deputies spoke to the complainant who advised that his friend who was over visiting and passed out while they were talking. The complainant stated that his friend was a heroin user.  STAR EMS responded and transported the subject to McLaren Hospital where sidebar01sponsorhe went into cardiac arrest.  The medical staff was able to regain a pulse and transferred the subject to the ICU.   A Deputy returned to the residence to secure the scene.  Substation detectives were notified and responded to assist with the investigation. Information is that the subject died a short time later. Detectives were notified and the investigation continues.

VICTIM, SUSPECT or ARRESTEE INFORMATION: (Deceased) –  41 year old male resident of Pontiac.

NOTE:  Police Reports come directly from the Police Department or agency involved and are written by the person or agency listed below the title.  We generally run these “as is” or with minimal editing for punctuation, spelling, etc. Suspects should not be presumed guilty.  Those needing more information about a case are encouraged to follow up with the reporting agency or court system for the most current information.

To join in the conversation, visit The Oakland County 115 News Hub’s Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/oc115.

About the author

Oakland County Times has written 10650 articles for Oakland County Times

The Oakland County Times started with one city in 2009 and has grown to the community news hub you see today. Contact editor@oc115.com if you have any questions, comments, event listings, etc. Please support this work by becoming an advertising sponsor or check out our online community garden. Also happy to hear tips and story ideas.

Comments are closed.