Man pleads guilty to selling Michael K. Williams fentanyl-laced heroin

Michael K. Williams
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A man accused of selling the drugs to Michael K. Williams that resulted in the actor's overdose death has pleaded guilty.

Irvin Cartagena pleaded guilty on Wednesday to conspiring to distribute heroin, fentanyl, and fentanyl analogue, a charge that carries a minimum sentence of five years in prison, the Southern District of New York announced. Prosecutors said the 39-year-old distributed the fentanyl-laced heroin that led to the actor's death.

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