Heroin dealer pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter

Heroin dealer pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Alfonso Lujan, Jr., 52, of East Market Street in Akron, has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter and trafficking heroin.

According to Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh on June 13, 2014,

Officers were dispatched to a home concerning the heroin overdose of a 59-year-old man. Police found next to him two baggies containing heroin, an empty plastic bag, and a larger plastic bag stamped with green alien heads. Akron Narcotics Unit began an investigation into who furnished the killer drug to the victim.

On June 19, investigators executed a search warrant at Lujan's residence as part of an ongoing investigation. During the search, investigators found heroin, fentanyl patches, 3.7 grams of powdered fentanyl, and various prescription opiates. Lujan also possessed packaging items, specifically unused plastic bags stamped with green alien heads. Lujan admitted to selling drugs from his residence. Investigators also proved that Lujan furnished the drugs to the victim that resulted in his death.

Sentencing for Lujan is set for February 24, 2015. He faces a maximum sentence of 12 and 1/2 years.

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