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Dubuque man pleads guilty to role in heroin death

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A Dubuque man has pleaded guilty in federal court to his role in a heroin death.

Alvin Stanley Briggs, Jr., 50, admitted last week that he sold $100 worth of heroin to a person on July 3, 2012 who later died from using that heroin.

A sentencing date has not been set, but Briggs faces from 20 years to life in prison, a $1,000,000 fine, and up to a lifetime of supervised release.

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