Elyria police arrest man for selling drugs to person who died of overdose

James Rokasy, Jr.

ELYRIA, Ohio – Elyria police arrested James Rokasy, Jr. Saturday following an overdose death.

Police began investigating after a man overdosed in the 300 block of Furnace St.

Police say Rokasy sold multiple drugs to the man who died.

Rokasy faces multiple charges including drug trafficking and corrupting another with drugs.

The 25-year-old is being held in the Lorain County Jail.

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