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South Dakota men sentenced for trafficking fentanyl from Minnesota

South Dakota men sentenced for trafficking fentanyl from Minnesota Photo: KSTP

May 10, 2019 09:44 AM

Two South Dakota men have been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for trafficking fentanyl from Minnesota.

The U.S. attorney's office says 28-year-old Stuart Siecke, of Worthing, and 37-year-old Dean Bourn, of Vermillion, obtained the narcotic from co-conspirators in Minneapolis for distribution in South Dakota. Fentanyl is a synthetic opioid drug much more powerful than heroin.

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