A San Jacinto man suspected of supplying a fatal dose of fentanyl to a 23-year-old acquaintance was arrested Friday, March 5, on suspicion of murder.
Samuel Leo Mussaw, also 23, was booked into the Cois M. Byrd Detention Center in Murrieta on both the murder allegation and on suspicion of possession of narcotics for sale. He’s being held in lieu of $1 million bail.
According to Riverside County sheriff’s Sgt. Rick Espinoza, deputies and paramedics were called to the 900 block of Cypress Drive, near Malaga Drive, about noon Thursday to investigate a possible drug overdose.
Espinoza said Adam Young of San Jacinto was found unconscious and unresponsive in the house, and first responders tried and failed to revive him.
Further investigation revealed that Young had likely consum