Menomonie Police Department investigating woman’s death

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MENOMONIE, Wis. (WLAX/WEUX) – The Menomonie Police Department is investigating a suspicious death.

Early Sunday morning, police responded to a 911 call at a home on 3rd Avenue West.

Officers found 36-year-old Tricia Chapek dead of a possible drug overdose.

Her body was taken to Ramsey County in Minnesota for an autopsy.

That same day, three people were arrested for separate drug-related charges.

23-year-old Clinton Manuell, 58-year-old Rebecca Barbeau, and 47-year-old Randy Johnson are being held in the Dunn County Jail and investigated for a possible connection to the death.

More information is expected to be released after the investigation is complete.

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