March 2, 2010 (LIBERTYVILLE, Ill.) --
Two men are charged in the near-fatal overdose of a high school junior last week in Libertyville.The 17-year-old Libertyville High School student overdosed last Thursday, police said. Russell Gentry, 19, of Libertyville, is accused of providing the drugs. Gentry was charged with possession of a controlled substance.
Authorities say a relative found the victim not breathing, performed CPR and had the victim rushed to Condell Medical Center.
Nicholas Kobitter, 20, of Libertyville, was also charged with drug-induced bodily harm and possession of a controlled substance in relation to the incident.