Thirty-year-old Joseph Robinson pleaded guilty Wednesday to distributing the drug that authorities say killed 22-year-old Donnie Bauman.
Investigators believe she gave the victim heroin two hours before he died.
Kenneth Harris Jr.’s body was found Tuesday in a car parked in a bay of a car wash in Wood River.
Police in Wood River say the man’s body was found Tuesday in the car parked in a bay of a car wash.
A coroner is hoping toxicology tests determine what killed a southwestern Illinois teenager whose body was found on a bed near an infant.
Thomas Lucas Jr. and Whitney Patrick, both 23, were charged after a grand jury indictment.
An eastern Missouri man and woman are facing criminal charges after an infant under their care died of a drug overdose.
Heroin overdose deaths continue to rise in many parts of the nation, but not in St. Louis County.
There was no trauma to the body.
Trevonn Lionel French pleaded guilty last year to distributing heroin that caused three people to overdose including one fatally.