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Man pleads guilty to distributing heroin leading to Shelton woman's overdose

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A man from New Haven has pleaded guilty to distributing heroin that led to a Shelton woman's overdose.

Corey Senior pleaded guilty to one count of possession with intent to distribute and distribution of heroin.

Police in Shelton responded to a house back in April of 2017 after a report of a suspected drug overdose of a 34-year-old woman.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers connected her death to heroin sold by Senior.

He faces up to 20 years behind bars.

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