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Second person dies after attending Mad Decent Block Party

on August 03, 2014, 10:07pm

A second attendee of this weekend’s Mad Decent Block Party in Columbia, MD has died, according to InsideNova.com. A 17-year-old high school senior died Sunday from a suspected drug overdose. Upon the family’s request, the teenager’s name was not released to the public.

A 20-year-old man, identified as Tyler Fox Viscardi, of Raleigh, NC, also died of a suspected overdose after attending the festival. 20 others were hospitalized, many for drug-related causes.

Police also issued 50 citations for under-age drinking and made three arrests. One arrest was for an assault on a police officer, another for domestic assault, and a third for possession with intent to distribute marijuana, reports CBS DC.

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