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