West Virginia officials investigate after 3 inmates overdose on drugs at West Virginia jail

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Officials say authorities are investigating after three inmates at a West Virginia jail overdosed on unknown drugs.

News outlets report the inmates at Western Regional Jail were treated at a hospital Saturday and returned to the facility.

No charges had been filed as of Monday,

The state Department of Corrections said in a statement that one inmate possessed a possible controlled substance. An investigation into the incident is continuing.

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