Officials: Two indicted for accidental overdose death in 2016
NELSON Co. Va. (WSET) -- Officials in Nelson County say Timothy Tyson Ramsey and Miranda Sue Harris have been indicted for their role in the death of Samantha Rena Tyree in 2016.
According to officials, Ramsey and Harris are indicted on one one count of accidentally killing Samantha Rena Tyree while in the commission of a felony, which was giving or distributing methamphetamine to Tyree.
They are also charged with with one count of feloniously concealing a dead body and distribution of methamphetamine.
Officials say the range of punishment for the indictment alleging felony murder is by imprisonment for not less than five years nor more than 40 years.
According to officials, charges contained in the indictments are simply accusations and not evidence of guilt. Evidence supporting the charges must be presented to a trial jury, whose duty is to determine guilt or innocence.