The HOPE Task Force is investigating the death of a man found in cardiac arrest inside a movie theater, according to Clinton Township Fire Department.

Authorities responded Monday evening to the AMC Lennox Town Center for a report of an unconscious man in cardiac arrest inside a screening of “Beauty and the Beast.”


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A 26-year-old man was transported to Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center where he later died, according to Franklin County Sheriff Office.

Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is considering the possibility the man overdosed inside the theater.

The investigation is being handled by the Franklin County HOPE Task Force, which was formed to combat the heroin addiction.

Investigators have not identified the man or determined the cause of death.

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