Akron's new heroin unit makes first charge in connection with heroin death

AKRON, Ohio - An Akron man was charged with involuntary manslaughter and trafficking after he sold heroin to a woman that caused her death.

Jack Shaffer, 21, sold heroin to Julia Robbins, 23, and police say the heroin subsequently caused the death.

Shaffer was arrested by the newly formed heroin unit of the Akron Police Department. 

For more information about Akron's new heroin unit and the charge made, click here to go to Ohio.com.

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