Angel Gonzalez

MIDDLETOWN, CT (WFSB) – A Portland man was arrested in connection to a fatal overdose that occurred in Middletown in April.

On April 30, officers responded to the reported of a 20-year-old woman who appeared to have died of an overdose.

During the investigation, officers developed information leading them to believe a known drug dealer, Angel Gonzalez, sold fentanyl to the victim.

Gonzalez, 35, was charged with second-degree manslaughter, criminally negligent homicide, and sale of narcotics.

He appeared in court on Thursday and was held on a $500,000 bond.

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