NEWTON — A 30-year-old man has admitted to supplying the heroin responsible for a fatal overdose in Wantage two years ago, authorities said.
Steven Smith of Wantage pleaded guilty in Sussex County Superior Court on Tuesday to first-degree strict liability for a drug-induced death in connection with the overdose death of a victim identified by the initials B.A. on Aug. 21, 2015, Sussex County Assistant Prosecutor Brent Rafuse said.
In his plea, Smith said he supplied the victim with heroin through co-defendant Edward Bochinski, Rafuse said.
Smith agreed to serve a sentence of six years in state prison subject …read more
Source: NJ.com Sussex