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17 Year Old Drug Overdose Leads to 5 Arrests in Fairfield

5:16 PM, Aug 6, 2010   |    comments
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Fairfield County, SC (WLTX) -- The Fairfield County Sheriff's department says they have arrested five people after a 17-year-old accidently overdosed and died in Winnsboro.

Peyton Marthers died back on May 23 at Fairfield Memorial Hospital.  The police report states that the victim was drinking, taking Zantax, and also took a morphine patch.

Investigators say that the five people charged contributed to the circumstances which led to the accidental overdose of Marthers.   

Travis Lee Black, 30, David Marion McDonald,34,  Christina Foster Sendlenski, 40, Aaron Sendlenski, 41, and Darlene Tate, 51, all of Winnsboro have been charged.

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