Dec. 24—A Jackson girl faces manslaughter fees after an investigation through a couple of Madison County regulation enforcement businesses.
Lindsey Howard Stallard, Jackson, was once arrested on Dec. 20 and charged with trafficking in carefentanil or fentanyl derivatives and second-degree manslaughter.
In step with a warrant issued through the Madison County District Court docket, a Richmond Police officer spoke back to a scene the place a male was once pronounced useless through Madison County EMS. In step with the grievance, Stallard stated she had final spoke to the person overdue within the night of Aug. 2, 2019, sooner than going to sleep.
Simply after nighttime on Aug. 3, Stallard allegedly woke and located that guy had now not come again to mattress and was once sitting at the entrance porch of his place of dwelling. The warrant mentioned she requested him questions, however she believed he was once asleep, as he didn’t solution any of her questions. She went again to mattress.
A number of hours later, Stallard woke once more and located that the person nonetheless had now not come to mattress. She went again out at the porch to test on him and allegedly discovered the person chilly to touch and unresponsive. As soon as officials arrived at the scene they requested Stallard if the person had any historical past of drug use and she or he allegedly claimed he have been “snorting heroin” lately. No narcotics or drug paraphernalia have been situated at the scene. The person’s demise was once dominated as poisonous results of fentanyl and the case was once closed.
Two years later, a circle of relatives member of the sufferer asked to talk to regulation enforcement in regards to the demise. The person believed Stallard had equipped the sufferer with the narcotics that resulted in his demise. Because of the guidelines he came upon, the case was once reopened.
On Oct. 13, 2021, Stallard was once contacted through regulation enforcement to tell her the case was once being reopened. In step with the warrant, Stallard stated the night time previous to the sufferer’s demise he had requested her to buy percocet and heroin. The sufferer allegedly had her withdraw cash from an ATM to get the money to buy the narcotics. She allegedly bought the narcotics from a drug broker at Greenback Basic in Richmond.
After returning to the place of dwelling, Stallard and the sufferer allegedly “cut up it down the center,” each “snorting a line.” In step with the warrant, Stallard stated that no narcotics have been left over previous to her going to mattress that night time.
The sufferer’s toxicology file stated there was once a deadly quantity of fentanyl in his gadget.
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