- Associated Press - Wednesday, June 17, 2015

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - A man accused of cooking heroin and supplying syringes used in a fatal overdose in a Lincoln motel has been sentenced to prison.

The Lincoln Journal Star (https://bit.ly/1fg0OwD ) reports 60-year-old Paul Crosby was sentenced to five to 10 years in prison on Tuesday. Crosby had pleaded guilty to attempted aiding and abetting the delivery of heroin in the overdose of Jeffery Arredondo on April 11, 2014.

Authorities say Crystal Wilson, Marla Arredondo and her husband, Jeffrey, injected heroin supplied by Wilson in a Lincoln motel. Both the Arredondos overdosed, but Marla Arredondo survived. According to police, Crosby was present at the time of the overdose.

Wilson was sentenced to eight years and eight months to 17 years in prison and Marla Arredondo received a sentence of 180 days in jail.

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Information from: Lincoln Journal Star, https://www.journalstar.com

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