Missouri News: Kansas City Man, Gage S. Lankas, Sentenced to 15 Years for Possessing Carfentanil to Distribute



Teenager Suffered Nearly Fatal Overdose After Mistakenly Ingesting Pill

KANSAS CITY, MO (STL.News) – A Kansas City, Missouri man was sentenced in federal court yesterday for possessing carfentanil (a synthetic opioid) to distribute, after a teenager who ingested half of one of the pills without knowing what it contained suffered a nearly fatal overdose.

Gage S. Lankas, 21, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Howard F. Sachs to 15 years in federal prison without parole.

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