Brantford man charged with manslaughter in drug related death

Brantford police and paramedics responded to an address on Nelson Street to assist with a suspected drug overdose on September 1st at approximately 8:00pm.

A 46 year old man was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on September 4th.

Andrew Earl Allison 34 has been arrested and charged with manslaughter, Trafficking a substance (powder cocaine), and Trafficking a substance (powder fentanyl).

It is alleged that the accused trafficked powdered fentanyl and powdered cocaine to the victim.