Hennepin Co. Officials Seize Record Amount Of Fentanyl In Drug BustOfficials in Hennepin County made a record drug bust Thursday, seizing a variety of illicit materials.
What Is Fentanyl?Prince died of an overdose of the powerful opioid fentanyl, according to autopsy results released in June. Among the questions investigators were reviewing was whether Prince had a prescription for painkillers before his death.
Charges: St. Cloud Woman Supplied Fentanyl In Man's Overdose DeathA 35-year-old woman is facing murder charges in the April drug overdose death of a man in St. Cloud.
Forged Bond Gets Drug Murder Suspect Out Of JailA woman charged with murder is back behind bars after she was let out of jail with a forged bond. Beverly Burrell is charged in the overdose deaths of Nick Petrick and Luke Ronnei.
St. Cloud Woman Arrested In Man’s Fentanyl DeathA St. Cloud woman was arrested Thursday in the opioid overdose death of a 33-year-old man last month. Police say Amy Wanda Lauer, 35, may faces third-degree murder and third-degree sale of a controlled substance charges.
Autopsy Shows That UND Student Died From Fentanyl OverdoseAn autopsy shows that a University of North Dakota student who was found unresponsive in a home near campus last month died from an overdose of powdered fentanyl.
Man Accused In Wife's Fatal Drug OD Enters Plea DealA northern Minnesota man has entered a plea deal in his wife's drug overdose death last year. Forty-nine-year-old Terry Wayne Richards of Grand Rapids pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of second-degree manslaughter.
Minnesota Man Charged In Wife's Overdose Death Prosecutors have charged a northern Minnesota man with murder in his wife's drug overdose death.
Charges: Worker Stole Pain Patches From Patients A hospital worker at a Grand Marais nursing home is accused of taking drugs from patients and from garbage cans at the facility, according to charges filed Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Health.
Woman Sentenced To 6 Years For Providing Lethal DrugA 57-year-old woman has been sentenced to six years in prison for selling prescription painkillers to a Fort Ripley man, who later died.