On Wednesday afternoon, Akron Police Officers responded to a call of a woman overdosing at a gas station on Mogadore Road about noon, according to the report. When they arrived, they found the woman passed out in the front passenger seat of a Buick and an 11 month old baby boy in the back seat.
Paramedics responded to the scene, reviving the woman with narcan, and then transporting her to Akron City.
While police were still there, the child's father, 29-year-old Andrew C. Carter of Mogadore, was arrested when he returned to the car. He's been booked into the Summit County Jail on felony child endangering charges. The baby, meanwhile, is in the custody of Child Services.
The woman later told police they'd bought Fentanyl along Manchester Road.
(APD) Around noon yesterday, officers responded to an overdose at a gas station in the 2500 block of Mogadore Road. When officers arrived, they observed an unresponsive female in the front seat of a 1998 Buick Century. Officers then observed the female’s 11 month old son in the back seat of the car. While paramedics were administering Narcan to the female, the male driver came over to the car.
Paramedics revived the female and transported her to Akron City Hospital for further treatment. The adult male, Andrew C. Carter, 29, of Herbert Street in Mogadore, was charged with child endangering and booked into the Summit County Jail. The child was placed into the custody of the Summit County Child Services.
The female stated they bought Fentanyl on Manchester Road.