Jun 9, 2016 8:32 PM
Man pleads guilty to selling a woman drugs she overdosed on
A Portsmouth man has pleaded guilty to selling the drugs that killed a woman in October 2014.
Benjamin Rogers, 31, pleaded guilty to distribution of a controlled substance resulting in death Thursday.
Cassie Clermont, 30, was found dead in her Portsmouth home on October 18, 2014, as a result of acute fentanyl intoxication.
More than half of drug overdose deaths in New Hampshire are a result of fentanyl, officials said.
A sentencing hearing has been scheduled for September 19, 2016.