Man accused of selling drugs to teen who overdosed in Coos Bay

After an investigation, Dakota Mollett was arrested and charged with the distribution of a controlled substance to a minor and reckless endangering.

Posted: Jul 17, 2019 6:03 PM

COOS BAY, Ore. -- A 19-year-old man is in the Coos County Jail, accused of selling drugs to a 16-year-old girl who overdosed.

Police said on Tuesday three girls reported the incident, which they said happened at a party in the Empire District the night before. They said the girl was taken to Bay Area Hospital for treatment of a serious overdose.

After an investigation, Dakota Mollett of Coos Bay was arrested and charged with the distribution of a controlled substance to a minor and reckless endangering.

If you have additional information, contact police at 541-269-8911.

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