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Case goes federal against Grand Forks man said to be maker of drugs that killed PR teen

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The case against Andrew Spofford, the Grand Forks man investigators say is the maker of synthetic drugs blamed for killing two young men and sending a handful of others to the hospital, became a federal one Monday.


Tom Falck, the assistant state's attorney for Grand Forks County, said he learned over the noon hour Monday that Spofford would be taken into federal custody and charged.

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