Police: Youngstown woman sold drugs that caused deadly overdose

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Nicoletta Robinson faces charges related to the death of a 32-year-old Mercer woman

Nicoletta Robinson, charged with selling drugs that led to an overdose death in Youngstown, Ohio.

MERCER, Pa. (WKBN) – Police arrested a Youngstown woman who they said sold drugs to a Mercer woman who died of an overdose.

The 32-year-old victim was found dead in a house in Coolspring Township in June. The Mercer County Coroner’s Office determined she died of a drug overdose.

Pennsylvania State Police said an investigation determined 33-year-old Nicoletta Robinson was the one who sold the drugs to the victim.

Police arrested Robinson Thursday, charging her with drug delivery resulting in death, aggravated assault, delivery of a controlled substance, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and criminal use of a communication facility.

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