BARRE, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man been sentenced to at least six years in prison after pleading guilty to his role in the drug overdose death of a woman in 2018.

Shawn Fordham pleaded guilty Tuesday in Washington District Court to selling or dispensing a regulated drug with death resulting.

Police said the charge stemmed from an incident were Fordham supplied heroin laced with fentanyl to Kristina Gauthier, of Barre, resulting in her death.

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