Plea deal could crack large drug distribution ring in Sheboygan County

CREATED Mar 28, 2014

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SHEBOYGAN -- A plea agreement in a fatal heroin overdose case in Sheboygan County could lead to charges in a large drug distribution operation.
 
Monica Sanchez pleaded no contest to first-degree reckless homicide and distributing heroin Thursday. Sanchez provided the heroin that killed William Widucki at his Sheboygan apartment last December.
 
Sheboygan County District Attorney Joe DeCecco will recommend Sanchez serve nine months in jail and five years of probation if she testifies against her Chicago area drug supplier and 20 other people involved in a heroin distribution ring.
 
Sheboygan Press Media says the 26-year-old Sanchez could have faced 50 years in prison on the charges against her.