Drug Trafficking

Heroin Dealer Pleads Guilty To Distributing Drugs In Enfield Fatal Overdose

A drug dealer pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to distributing heroin that led to a fatal overdose, according to the U.S. attorney's office.

Aaron Gyambibi, 26, of Hartford admitted to one count of possession with intent to distribute and distribution of, heroin. An investigation found that Gyambibi, also known as "E," sold heroin to a 31-year-old man who overdosed in an Enfield home on May 7.

Police found two bags of heroin in the victim's fist, the attorney's office said.

Gyambibi has been detained since his arrest on Nov. 16.

Sentencing is scheduled for July 6 in federal court in New Haven, at which time he faces a maximum term of 20 years...

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