Man admits to supplying drugs used in fatal overdose
Jul. 18, 2017
MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has admitted to supplying the drugs that led to the overdose death of a 31-year-old man.
NJ.com reports (http://bit.ly/2u3ximr ) 34-year-old Blaine Holley pleaded guilty to strict liability for drug-induced death Monday.
Prosecutors say Holley provided cocaine and heroin to Eric Dector Sept. 19. Authorities say later that day, Dector was found dead of a drug overdose at a hotel in Hanover.
Holley was arrested June 2.
Morris County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Matthew Troiano says Holley faces other unspecified charges in Bergen and Essex counties.
Sentencing is scheduled for Sept. 12. Holley faces up to eight years in prison.
Information from: NJ Advance Media.