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Man Charged After Allegedly Giving Friend Fatal Dose of Narcotics

HAZLETON, Pa. — A man is behind bars in Luzerne County accused of selling a deadly dose of drugs. Jose Contes is charged in the overdose death of a 25 yea...

HAZLETON, Pa. — A man is behind bars in Luzerne County accused of selling a deadly dose of drugs.

Jose Contes is charged in the overdose death of a 25 year old in Hazleton back in January.

Hazleton Police say Contes left the victim in a car along Sybert Street instead of calling 9-1-1.

Contes is locked up in Luzerne County Prison.