WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — The Hutchinson Police Department (HPD) has arrested a man on suspicion of distributing fentanyl to someone who died of an overdose.

A news release says on Jan. 17, a 23-year-old man was arrested on a probable cause warrant on suspicion of distribution of a controlled substance causing death, and distribution of a controlled substance.

HPD says the arrest is in connection to a fatal fentanyl-related overdose that occurred in Hutchinson in June 2022.

If you have information regarding this case, you are asked to contact HPD at 620-665-7144.

If you have any information regarding the distribution of illegal narcotics, you can contact Crimestoppers of Reno County at 800-222-TIPS, your local law enforcement agency, or use the P3Tips App on your smartphone.