Drug Dealer Accused In 5 Overdose Deaths Gets 14-Year SentenceFrom Eden Prairie to Chanhassen, St. Paul to St. Cloud, investigators say the fentanyl-laced heroin Beverly Burrell sold killed five men in a matter of seven months.
Man Charged With Selling Deadly Carfentanil-Laced HeroinFederal authorities in Minnesota have charged a man with selling heroin that was laced with the deadly drug carfentanil.
Lead Defendants In Southern Minn. Heroin Conspiracy SentencedFederal prosecutors say the leader of a group distributing heroin in southern Minnesota that resulted in two fatal overdoses has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.
Woman Accused In 5 Overdose Deaths Found Guilty Of MurderA Hennepin County District Court judge has found a woman guilty of murder for selling heroin to a 20-year-old Chanhassen man who fatally overdosed just hours after the transaction.
Leader Of Heroin Ring That Dealt On Reservations Sentenced To 25 YearsThe leader of a drug trafficking ring that brought heroin to Minnesota and North Dakota Indian reservations has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.
Mother Of Carfentanil Overdose Victim Speaks OutThe mother of a man who died from a new lethal strain of synthetic heroin is speaking out.
Charges: Coon Rapids Man Supplied Heroin That Caused Overdose DeathA 30-year-old Coon Rapids man is accused of supplying heroin that caused an overdose death in September, according to a charge filed in Hennepin County.
Henn. Co. Attorney Charging More Heroin Dealers With MurderHennepin County's top prosecutor has charged a total of 12 people in the last five years with selling someone a deadly batch of heroin.
St. Paul Man Charged With Murder In Fatal Heroin OverdoseA St. Paul man is facing third-degree murder charges in connection to the heroin overdose death of an Orono man last summer.
Hennepin Co. Sheriff: Narcan Device DefectiveThe Hennepin County sheriff says his office has been given defective devices to distribute a drug that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose — a problem as the number of such overdoses has been on the rise.
Charges: Man Seeking Heroin Steals Idling Car Full Of ChildrenA man searching for drugs wound up stealing a car that happened to have 3 children inside. It happened Christmas Eve night in the Loring Park neighborhood.
Robbinsdale Man Charged In Heroin Overdose DeathA 27-year-old Robbinsdale man is accused of selling a man heroin who later overdosed on it, according to a charge filed in Anoka County.