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Bay City News Service

A report of an overdose Saturday morning ended in the death of one man and the arrest of another.

Santa Rose police and fire responded, along with an ambulance, to the 2100 block of Naomi Place after a report of an overdose at 7:57 a.m. Saturday.

Police found a 26-year-old man in the residence who was unresponsive and experiencing an apparent overdose from a narcotic they believed to be Fentanyl. He died despite life-saving efforts.

His name has not yet been released pending notification of his next of kin.

In the course of the investigation at the residence, police found another man hiding inside the attic.

Police arrested a 55-year-old Santa Rosa man, after finding just under three ounces of Fentanyl and drug paraphernalia in his possession. He was cited and released at the scene, upon a promise to appear in court.

Police encourage anyone with information about this incident to contact them at (707) 528-5222.