Apr 21, 2017 4:48 PM

NH AG: Woman accused of selling fentanyl to man who OD'd, died could face life sentence

SOMERSWORTH — A woman has been arrested and charged with selling fentanyl to a Somersworth man who later overdosed and died from the drug.

New Hampshire Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald announced on Friday that Kelly Flanagan, 38, also known as Kelly Silva, is accused of selling the fatal dose of fentanyl to David Gross in 2016.

READ: Man dies of apparent overdose in Somersworth library bathroom

Gross was found unresponsive in the bathroom of the Somersworth Public Library on October 4, 2016. He was later pronounced dead from reportedly overdosing on fentanyl.

Flanagan, formerly from Somersworth, was extradited from Massachusetts on Friday and was arrested by members of the Somersworth Police Department. The charge carries a maximum sentence of life in prison with the possibility of parole.

She is scheduled to be arraigned in Strafford County Superior Court April 24.

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