From the McHenry County State’s Attorney:
RUSSELL S. LEVAND SENTENCED TO FIVE YEARS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER
Patrick D. Kenneally, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announces that 37-year-old Russell S. Levand of McHenry, Illinois, pled guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter, a class 3 felony, before the Honorable Judge Michael Coppedge.
This case centered around the overdose death of a 35-year-old victim who was found unresponsive on June 1, 2019 after ingesting illegal narcotics.
An investigation into the death by the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department revealed that the deceased had obtained drugs from Levand.
Levand was sentenced to five years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for his role in the death of the victim.
The investigation was led by Detective Alejo of the McHenry County Sheriff’s Department and was prosecuted by Brette Dunbar of the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office.