In courtroom paperwork obtained by Billboard on Tuesday (Oct. 26), Stephen Walter, the person liable for supplying Mac Miller’s drug seller with counterfeit oxycodone capsules that killed the rapper in 2018, has pleaded responsible to 1 depend of distribution of fentanyl. Based on prosecutors, Walter, 48, faces as much as 20 years in jail.
Two different males, Cameron James Pettit and Ryan Michael Reavis have been charged in connection to the demise of Miller and pleaded not responsible. The trial begins March 1, 2022.
The paperwork state that Walter “knowingly and deliberately directed Ryan Michael Reavis to distribute fentanyl within the type of counterfeit oxycodone capsules, to Cameron James Pettit. [Walter] knew that the capsules that he directed Reavis to offer to Pettit contained fentanyl or another federally managed substance, and in any respect related instances supposed for Reavis to distribute the capsules to Pettit.”