Fatal overdose in Ravenna Township leads to arrest of suspected fentanyl dealer


RAVENNA TOWNSHIP, Ohio (WOIO) - A fatal overdose in Ravenna Township early Monday morning lead to the arrest of a man for trafficking in fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine.

Portage County authorities say they have arrested a man who may have sold a dose of potent heroin that caused a fatal overdose that occurred in a Ravenna Township residence, according to a Portage County Sheriff’s Office Facebook post.