A 21-year-old man died of a suspected drug overdose at Country Acres Apartments in LaPorte on Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, according to LaPorte Police.
Police, LaPorte County EMS and LaPorte Fire Department units responded at about 1:44 p.m. to an apartment on the report of a possible drug overdose, police said. Country Acres is located off Boyd Boulevard.
The man, who was not identified in the initial police report, was found lying unresponsive on a bedroom floor. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the LaPorte County Coronor’s Office.
Police said drug paraphernalia was lying throughout the apartment.
The case remains under investigation.