Local man taken to hospital after an overdose

Daniel Kopp, 45, of Butler was taken to Butler Memorial Hospital after suffering an apparent drug overdose at an apartment on the 300 block of North Washington Street.

A 41-year-old woman called 911 to report the overdose, police said. A Butler Ambulance Service crew found Kopp unconscious and not breathing. He was given “several doses” of the opioid antidote Narcan, according to a police report, before he was revived.

Officers found a stamp bag and two empty bags of suspected heroin and two used syringes at the apartment.




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