Police charge Windsor woman with manslaughter in relation to fentanyl overdose death
A 32-year-old Windsor woman has been charged
For the first time, the Windsor Police Service has charged a person with manslaughter after someone died of an overdose.
A month ago, police responded to a call and found a man dead at a home.
Investigators determined he died of a fentanyl overdose.
Following interviews, reviewing security camera footage and executing search warrants, police identified a suspect in the case as being responsible for providing the fatal drug to the deceased person.
On March 20, police arrested a 32-year-old woman.
She's been charged with manslaughter, trafficking a controlled substance and failure to comply with a release order.