Man accused of selling drugs on Craigslist is indicted in customer’s fatal fentanyl overdose

By Marilyn Kalfus

A Hollywood man accused of selling the synthetic opioid fentanyl to buyers on Craigslist was indicted Friday, Dec. 7 on charges of selling the powerful drug to a customer who died of an overdose.

A federal grand jury in Los Angeles charged Andrew Madi, 25, with one count of distribution of a controlled substance resulting in death.

If convicted, Madi faces a sentence of 20 years to life in prison, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said in a news release. The 20 years is the mandatory minimum.

Fentanyl is considered 50 times more powerful than heroin.

Law enforcement investigators linked Madi to Craigslist posts dating [READ MORE HERE]

Source: OC Register

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