Baby boy overdosed, flown to Akron hospital

WARREN — Detectives are investigating how a 9-month-old overdosed sometime after 8:30 p.m. Thursday at a home in the 2300 block of Stephens Avenue NW.

Detective Nick Carney responded to the main Akron Children’s Hospital about 10:30 a.m. Saturday to conduct interviews with the family of the 9-month-old boy who was unresponsive and taken by air to the hospital.

A police report states the baby was treated for a possible overdose, but no updated condition was given or what kind of drug the boy had taken.

No charges had been filed as of Tuesday morning.


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