HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police say three people face various charges, including manslaughter, in the death of a 26-year-old man last week. Corey Alexander Brower died of a drug overdose.
On June 3, around 9:30 a.m. the Huntsville Police Department's Major Crimes unit was called to the 300 block of Spring Valley Court to investigate Brower's death. Evidence at the scene suggested Brower died after taking a fentanyl or a heroin-fentanyl compound. The drug task force was also called in.
Police, in connection with the Madison County District Attorney's Office, obtained three arrest warrants. These people have been charged:
- Bethany Ann McDuffie, 19, of Huntsville is charged with manslaughter and conspiracy to commit a controlled substance crime
- Jonathan Joe Curtis Allen, 25, of Lacey's Spring, is charged with manslaughter, conspiracy to commit a controlled substance crime and distribution of opiates
- Pedro Sierra, 24, of Huntsville, is and charged with trafficking opiates, possession with intent to distribute opiates, and possession of marijuana 2nd
A fourth arrest was announced by the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency later Wednesday. Thomas Obarr was arrested and charged with two counts of distribution of a controlled substance.
Police say more arrests could come.