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Nov 12, 2015 6:12 PM

UPDATE: 4 weeks later, 3 arrested in Eve Tarmey's overdose death - including her mother

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ROCHESTER - Almost a month after she overdosed, three people have been arrested in connection with a Rochester teen's death.

FULL COVERAGE: Justice for Eve Tarmey

Police arrested 41-year-old Jazzmyn Rood; Rood's boyfriend, Mark Ross, 41; and 31-year-old Leslie Aberle, of Salisbury, Mass.

Police said at a press conference Thursday that 17-year-old Eve Tarmey died of a drug overdose while in a motel room with her mother and another man on Oct. 17.

READ: Eve Tarmey's death ruled fentanyl overdose, two people arrested; third suspect sought

Toxicology reports found deadly levels of Fentanyl in Tarmey's body.

"It’s important in any death investigation where someone contributes to the death - especially a minor - to hold them accountable," Rochester Police Chief Michael Allen said in a press conference Thursday. "The fact that it is the mother of the victim makes it even more disturbing to me.”

READ: Could Eve Tarmey's death have been prevented? Rochester community says there were warning signs

Rood has been charged with conspiracy to commit possession of a controlled drug, endangering the welfare of a child and reckless conduct.

Ross has been charged with conspiracy to commit possession of a controlled drug, tampering with witnesses, two counts of falsifying evidence and dispensing a controlled drug - death resulting.

Aberle has been charged with conspiracy to commit possession of a controlled drug, tampering with witnesses, dispensing controlled drug - death resulting and being a fugitive from justice.

UPDATE: 3rd person arrested, charged in connection with Eve Tarmey's death

Officials declined to offer more specifics on the case regarding the lifestyle that Rood and Ross were involved in, including a history of drugs and escort service ads posted on the website backpage.com.

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