Man arrested for overdose death


Chambersburg Police Department say Aron Byrd-Smith was charged with drug delivery resulting in death.

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. (WDVM) — A man is behind bars after Chambersburg Police say he delivered drugs to a woman at a motel, ultimately leading to her death.

On April 20 of this year, police responded to 414 Loudon Street for a death investigation. Gabrielle Powell, 24, was found deceased and alone in a motel room, according to authorities.

An autopsy confirmed that Powell died of a drug overdose.

An investigation revealed that Aron Byrd-Smith allegedly brought drugs to the motel that he purchased in Baltimore, which police say caused her death.   

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