Friday, September 29, 2023
Friday, September 29, 2023
Friday, September 29, 2023

Ohio Detention Center Incident: Fentanyl Exposure Hospitalizes Seven Individuals, Including Juvenile Detainees




Sign up with Your Content for the latest updates. Have a story or news tip? Contact our 24/7 newsroom at 833.336.8013 or email us.

This article was updated to adhere with AtNight Media’s Code of Ethics

A distressing incident unfolded at the Northwest Ohio Juvenile Detention Training and Rehabilitation Center, resulting in the hospitalization of at least seven people on Sunday, Your Content has learned.

The occurrence, involving the release of fentanyl through the facility’s air vents, prompted swift action from local authorities.

Upon receiving reports of collapsed detainees, the Williams County Sheriff’s Office and the fire department swiftly responded to the scene at approximately 8:30 PM.

Among those hospitalized were three correction officers and four juveniles residing at the center.

- Advertisement -

Fortunately, Deputy Chief Jeff Lehman reassured the public that everyone affected by the incident is currently in stable condition and expected to recover from the fentanyl exposure.

Responders investigating the scene discovered that the highly potent substance had been released through the air ventilation system.

Authorities are actively investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident, with a focus on determining how the fentanyl was introduced into the detention center’s air vents, according to WWNYTV.

Your Content for the latest updates. Have a story or news tip? Contact our 24/7 newsroom at 833.336.8013 or e-mail our tip line: [email protected]

Your Content is a publication centered around breaking news, trends, and true crime investigations. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published.

First Woman Safety, Van Voorhis, Debuts in NCAA Football Game

In a history-making event for college football, Haley Van Voorhis, a Safety from Shenandoah University, made her debut as the first woman non-kicker to compete in an NCAA football game.

BPD and US Marshals Hunt for Murder Suspect, $6,000 Reward Offered

The Baltimore Police Department (BPD) has announced a reward of $6,000 for information leading to the arrest of 32-year-old Jason Billingsley.

Chester County Coach Charged in Major Child Sexual Abuse Case

Zachary Ray, a 31-year-old basketball coach and trainer from Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, has been charged in Chester County with multiple counts of child abuse, including aggravated indecent assault, possession of child pornography, and corruption of minors, involving three children aged between 10-16 years.

Shocking Biden’s Home Address Linked to Chinese Wire Funds

Records reveal that several months after Joe Biden declared his candidacy for the 2020 presidential race in 2019, Hunter Biden received two notable wire transfers from China.