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Crosby death ruled as a meth overdose

CROSBY — The cause of death of Linda Marie Sabahot, 48, Crosby, has been ruled as a methamphetamine overdose, according to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Crosby Police Chief Kim Coughlin released the information Monday.

“I would like to express my sincere sympathies for the victim’s family,” said Coughlin.

Caughlin said the Crosby Police Department, the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office will continue to investigate the Oct. 14 death.

“Officers investigate all deaths, including drug related deaths and will continue to follow any leads related to this incident,” said Caughlin.

Crosby police responded to a report at 9:30 p.m. Oct. 14 of an unresponsive female at a residence on First Street Southwest in Crosby. Officers and ambulance responded and administered medical care but Sabahot, was declared deceased at the scene.

Coughlin asks if anyone has any information relating to drug use, sale or abuse to notify the police department of the agency that resides in the area of the activity. Caughlin said the caller does not have to release their name and can stay anonymous.

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