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Four men accused in synthetic drug overdose deaths

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FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Four men are accused of providing chemicals that led to a handful of synthetic drug overdoses and two deaths in eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota.

Charles Carlton, John Polinski, Byron Landry and Ryan Lane are charged in federal court with conspiracy to distribute controlled substances that resulted in the June deaths of 18-year-old Christian Bjerk, of Grand Forks, and 17-year-old Elijah Stai, of Park Rapids, Minn.

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