Police Update: Grant Road couple died from drug overdose

An update in the deaths of a St. Joseph County couple.

We learned today that both died from an overdose of recreational drugs.

Back on May 25th, 21-year-old Jeanette Masterson and 30-year-old Chris Triest were found dead in their home on Grant Road.

Masterson's father found the bodies after going to the home to look for his daughter.

Deputy St. Joe County Coroner Charles Hurley confirmed Monday the couple's accidental deaths from drugs.

Toxicology tests reported Masterson had heroin in her system.

Triest died with both heroin and cocaine in his body.


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