Piqua man pleads not guilty in OD death


Jeremy Alspaugh, 33, arraigned on involuntary manslaughter charge

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MIAMI COUNTY — A Piqua man has been indicted by a grand jury on first-degree felony manslaughter in connection with the overdose death of a 44-year-old man last spring.

Jeremy B. Alspaugh, 33, of Piqua, was arraigned on the charge on Tuesday in Miami County Common Pleas Court. Alspaugh entered a plea of not guilty to all charges.

Alspaugh allegedly played a role in the overdose death of Michael Henderson, 44, of Piqua, on March 25. According to previous Piqua Police Department reports, there was a report of a male subject not breathing at a residence on the 300 block of Ridge Street on Sunday, March 26. Henderson was then found deceased.

Alspaugh was also arraigned on second-degree felony corrupting another with drugs, third-degree felony tampering with evidence, and fifth-degree trafficking drugs.

Alspaugh was released on his own recognizance and was ordered to appear for a pre-trial hearing on Oct. 16.

Jeremy Alspaugh, 33, arraigned on involuntary manslaughter charge

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