Authorities: New Cassel man arrested in connection to multiple overdoses, including 1 fatal

Officials say a man from New Cassel was arrested in connection to an overdose investigation.

News 12 Staff

Jun 4, 2022, 12:13 PM

Updated 678 days ago

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Officials say a man from New Cassel was arrested in connection to an overdose investigation.
The Nassau Narcotics Squad says they were investigating multiple overdoses, including one fatal and two non-fatal. They say that's what led them to the arrest of 24-year-old Gerardo Magana in Westbury.
Authorities say they recovered pills believed to contain Fentanyl Friday after 7 p.m.
Magana has been arrested three other times this year and was released without bail in all instances.
Magana was expected to be arraigned in court Saturday. 


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