A Defiance man enters pleas to drug charges related to a case that involved the overdose deaths of two people. Xavior Sanchez pled guilty to attempted engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity…two counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs and more. A pre-sentence investigation was ordered and his bond was continued. Sentencing was scheduled for March 8. Sanchez is a co-defendant to James Cox…who was given a four- to six-year prison term on two counts of involuntary manslaughter, each a first-degree felony, in January 2022. Prosecutors say Cox caused the overdose deaths of Owen Rayoum and Brittany Neumeier, of Napoleon, who died at separate locations in June, 2021.
Sands Case Update
In DeKalb County…a public defender has been appointed for the man accused of killing an …