WV man charged in overdose death

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Deputies say James D. “JD” Thompson, 29, of Ashford, has been arrested and charged with Drug Delivery Causing Death and Failure to Render Aid. (Photo Courtesy: Boone County Sheriff’s Office)

BOONE COUNTY, WV (WOWK) – A man is facing charges in connection to an overdose death in Boone County.

The Boone County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded to a call regarding a possible drug overdose death Thursday, May 13, in Ridgeview. Deputies said once they arrived and processed the scene, they identified a possible suspect.

According to the sheriff’s office, James D. “JD” Thompson, 29, of Ashford, has been arrested and charged with Drug Delivery Causing Death and Failure to Render Aid.

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