From the McHenry County State’s Attorney:
CASEY LYNN MYERS SENTENCED TO SIX YEARS IN THE ILLINOIS
DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS FOR THE OFFENSE OF DRUG INDUCED HOMICIDE
Patrick D. Kenneally, McHenry County State’s Attorney, announced that Casey Lynn Myers, 36, of Fondulac, Wisconsin, was sentenced on May 7, 2021 to six years in the Illinois Department of Corrections by the Honorable Judge Coppedge after pleading guilty to the offense of Drug Induced
On March 2, 2017, police responded to a call regarding an unresponsive subject located in a residence.
Upon arrival the police located Jennifer Farrell, deceased, in the basement of the residence.
An autopsy was performed on Jennifer Farrell which listed the cause of death as adverse effects of heroin.
The police conducted an investigation and determined that Casey Myers made arraignments with Farrell to deliver a quantity of heroin to her through another individual on that date.
Farrell received the heroin, ingested it, and overdosed thereby causing her death.
This case was investigated by members of the Richmond Police Department.
This case was prosecuted by Robert Schuman of the McHenry County State’s Attorney’s Office.