A Wisconsin woman faces charges in the death of a Moline man.
Moline police officers were called at 12:30 a.m. Dec. 9, 2017, to Motel 6, 2501 52nd Ave, for an unresponsive male.
Upon arrival, police and fire personnel found Manuel A. Rico, 30, Moline, suffering from an apparent opioid overdose, according to a news release from the Moline Police Department.
Rico was transported to Trinity Moline, where he later died.
Rico died as a result of a lethal dose of Fentanyl, a powerful opioid, according to an autopsy by the Rock Island County Coroner's office.
As a result of the investigation, the Moline investigators obtained an arrest warrant for Kayla C. Kundert, 25, Brooklyn, Wis. Kundert is charged with drug-induced homicide. Bond is set at $100,000.
Kundert was arrested on Feb. 24 by Green County (Wisconsin) Sheriff’s Department and transported to Green County Jail, where she will await extradition hearings.