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Man who sold fentanyl to friend who overdosed pleads to reduced charge



A Columbia County man accused of murder after selling a friend pills laced with a potentially lethal dose of fentanyl pleaded guilty to a reduced charge Wednesday, Nov. 9.

Colin Magill, 31, pleaded guilty in Columbia County Superior Court to possession of fentanyl with intent to distribute. He w...

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  1. “District Attorney Bobby Christine said he should have talked with King’s family when he realized evidence in the case against Magill proved to be such it could “NOT” be prosecuted as murder. ”

    Bobby had me worried here — It was NOT a “Plea Deal”….

    • Because the drug(s) that he overdosed on, were not the ones that the defendant sold him. The defendant is still a convicted low-life drug dealer, but HIS drugs did not kill the victim. Thankfully, he is still going to get some jail time, however.

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