NHSO Arrest Man in Connection to Overdose Death

      New Hanover County Sheriff Office Detectives have arrested Jeremy Martin Leutgens for involuntary manslaughter.  Leutgens was the witness in a case from July in which a woman died from an appearant drug overdose. Leutgens had admitted to deputies to supplying and consuming a synthetic drug 25-I with Stephanie Chappell Hobson who later died.  Leutgens was arrested and charged Friday with involuntary manslaughter in connection to the death of 25-year-old Hobson. Leutgens was brought to the New Hanover County Detention Facility where he received a $500,000.00 secure bond. 




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