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(Galesburg, IL)  --  The man who sold heroin to two men who died of drug overdoeses following their purchase was sentenced in Knox County Circuit Court earlier this week.  25-year old Donald R. Murray was arrested and charged with posession of 10-15 grams of heroin with intent to deliver, unlawful possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver, two counts of possession of a controlled substance and one count of possession of a schedule IV substance.  26-year old Daniel A. Hall and 19-year old Benjamin J. Fritz died on January 17th in 2009 following a party that was being held at Fritz's home.  Murray entered a guilty plea in May of this year to unlawful possession of heroin with intent to deliveer.  He was sentenced to the maximum sentence.  Murray will spend 15-years in prison.

 

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