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Albert Lea Inmate Charged In Teen’s Overdose Death

A 26-year-old man was charged Wednesday with third-degree murder for the overdose death of an Albert Lea teen. Dustin Charles Chenevert, also from Albert Lea, is charged with the Feb. 28 death of 18-year-old Colton Jayce Poplow, who was found dead by his father and a friend in a South St. Paul hotel room.

08/26/2015

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Newport Woman Charged In Husband’s Overdose Death

A 44-year-old Newport woman faces a murder charge in connection to her husband’s drug overdose death, according to the Washington County Attorney’s Office announced.

01/23/2014

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Mpls. Heroin Dealer Sentenced In Little Falls Teen’s Overdose Death

A 30-year-old Minneapolis man has been sentenced to over 11 years in prison for his involvement in the heroin overdose death of a Little Falls teen, the Morrison County Attorney’s Office announced Monday.

12/30/2013

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Fergus Falls Man, 27, Arrested In Overdose Death

A 27-year-old Fergus Falls man has been arrested in the overdose death of a 23-year-old man, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.

10/16/2012

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Felony Charge Dismissed Against Boogaard’s Brother

A Minnesota judge threw out a felony charge against the brother of hockey enforcer Derek Boogaard on Thursday, saying the facts didn’t support the accusation in the player’s overdose death earlier this year.

10/06/2011

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Fairmont Woman Sentenced In Overdose Death

A Fairmont woman has been sentenced to a year in jail for sharing her painkillers with a friend who died of an overdose.

09/27/2011

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Minnesota Woman Pleads Guilty In Overdose Death

A woman has pleaded guilty to providing the drugs that caused her friend’s overdose death in Martin County.

08/09/2011