Starke County Sheriff’s Office makes arrest after man overdoses

Tabitha Letson

STARKE COUNTY, Ind.—A woman was arrested on July 29 after a man overdosed near North Judson, according to the Starke County Sheriff’s Office.

Around 8:30 p.m. on July 29, officers responded to a call of a possible overdose in the 7000 block of 100 West near North Judson.

Police arrived to find EMT’s treating a man.

Narcan was administered to the man and he was taken to a local hospital.

As a result of a search warrant for the home, 24-year-old Tabitha Letson of North Judson was arrested on charges including possession of heroin, possession of a syringe, possession of paraphernalia, possession of synthetic urine and maintaining a common nuisance.

Letson was taken to the Starke County Justice Center and held without bond.

Charges for the man are pending and he was not arrested at the scene due to his medical condition.

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