Lancaster man gets prison for woman’s heroin overdose death

Albert Stewart (Lancaster County District Attorney's Office)

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – A convicted drug dealer will serve up to 16 years in prison for selling heroin that caused a woman’s fatal overdose.

Albert J. Stewart, 25, was ordered to serve 8 to 16 years in prison after pleading guilty to a felony charge of drug delivery resulting in death, District Attorney Craig Stedman’s office said.

Prosecutors said Stewart sold heroin to a 58-year-old Lancaster woman who died in October 2015.

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