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Posted On: 6/7/2017

43 Fatal Overdoses Since Memorial Day Weekend




Christopher Harris: (216) 443-7157 or cbharris@cuyahogacounty.us


43 fatalities in 13 Days

CLEVELAND – From Friday May 26th through Wednesday June 7th Cuyahoga County has experienced at least 43 fatal drug overdoses. No further details are currently available and cases are still under investigation and testing.

If you or anyone that you know is actively using or recovering from opioid addiction, contact Project DAWN for information at 216-778-5677. Eligible program participants, are given FREE Naloxone kits – the opioid reversing antidote.

Additionally, the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) Board of Cuyahoga County provides a 24-hour crisis hotline at 216-623-6888.


Death Date Month  Death Date Day Death Date Year Gender Age Race Residence City
05 26 2017 Male 30 years Black Lakewood
05 26 2017 Female 27 years White Cleveland
05 26 2017 Female 26 years White Cleveland
05 26 2017 Male 57 years White Cleveland
05  26 2017 Male 47 years  White Lakewood
05  26 2017 Female 21 years White Cincinnati
05 27 2017 Male 30 years  White Westlake
05 27 2017 Male 60 years  White North Olsted
05 28 2017 Male 55 years  Black Cleveland
05 28 2017 Male 44 years  Black La Verne (CA)
05 28 2017 Male 31 years  White Broadview Heights
05 28 2017 Female 52 years  Black Cleveland
05 29 2017 Male 36 years  White Cleveland
05 29 2017 Male 52 years  White Parma
05 29 2017 Male 33 years  White North Royalton
05 30 2017 Male 22 years  White Warren
05 30 2017 Female 45 years  White Cleveland
05 30 2017 Female 40 years  White Parma
05 31 2017 Female 23 years  White Brook Park
05 31 2017 Male 24 years  White Cleveland
05 31 2017 Male 47 years  White Seven Hills
06 01 2017 Female 38 years  Black Cleveland
06 01 2017 Female 53 years White Cleveland
06 01 2017 Female 41 years  White Brecksville
06 01 2017 Male 33 years  White Parma
06 01 2017 Male 59 years  White Cleveland
06 02 2017 Female 36 years  White Berea
06 02 2017 Female 53 years  White Cleveland
06 02 2017 Male 58 years  White Cleveland
06 03 2017 Male 44 years  White Elyria
06 03 2017 Male 67 years  Black Rocky River
06 03 2017 Male 62 years  Black Cleveland
06 04 2017 Male 43 years  White Parma
06 04 2017 Female 32 years  White Brunswick
06 04 2017 Female 47 years  White Maple Heights
06 05 2017 Male 30 years  White (Hispanic) Cleveland
06 05 2017 Male 23 years  White Cleveland
06 05 2017 Male 26 years  White Brook Park
06 05 2017 Male 40 years  White Cleveland
06 05 2017 Male 60 years  Black Cleveland
06 06 2017 Male 53 years  Black Cleveland
06 06 2017 Male 49 years  White Independence
06 07 2017 Male 68 years  White (Hispanic) Cleveland