New London man pleads guilty to supplying heroin in 2 fatal overdoses

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — A New London man is pleading guilty to supplying heroin connected to two fatal overdoses.

30-year-old Nestor Santana was arrested last September.

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According to the U.S. Attorney’s office, both deaths happened last May just three days apart.

One of the deaths involved fentanyl-laced heroin.

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Two other people have pleaded guilty in connection to the case.