Checking local police reports provided this morning to Z-1570, the Madison County Sheriff's Office is investigating a suspected overdose case at Alton High School. Authorities say an unidentified student was found unresponsive in a school restroom around 3:20 p.m. Wednesday. The student, who is a minor, has since been taken to a St. Louis hospital for treatment related to an unidentified drug.
There was no one new reported in the custody of East Alton or Wood River Police this morning. Alton Police reports were unavailable due to processing.
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