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New guilty plea in synthetic drug case that killed PR teen

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FARGO -- An East Grand Forks man pleaded guilty Thursday in federal court here to conspiring with Andrew Spofford to distribute large amounts hallucinogens as well as cocaine and marijuana.


Scott Joseph Anthony, 27, is the 10th person charged in what federal prosecutors say was a Grand Forks-based conspiracy to produce and deal synthetic psychedelic drugs that in June led to the deaths of two teenagers and the hospitalization of at least five others.

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