Suspect Arrested in Connection with Fatal Drug Overdose of Nassau Resident, Cops Say

NCPD: Derrick Donkor of West Babylon, 26, is charged with Criminal Possession and Sale of a Controlled Substance.

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Derrick Donkor, 26.

Photo by: Nassau County Police Department

The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a West Babylon man during an overdose investigation that occurred in Wantagh.
According to Narcotics/Vice Squad detectives, an investigation into a fatal overdose of a Nassau County resident led to the arrest of Derrick Donkor, 26.
Narcotics/Vice Squad detectives placed the defendant under arrest without incident.
Defendant Donkor is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree and Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance 3rd Degree. He was arraigned at First District Court, Hempstead.
A criminal charge is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.