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Cassandra Nygren formally charged

BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WFRV) - The daughter of state lawmaker John Nygren was formally charged in court Thursday.

28-year-old Cassandra Nygren is charged with two counts of Reckless Homicide in connection to the overdose death of a pregnant woman and her unborn child.

Her boyfriend, 33-year-old Shawn Gray, was also arrested and will be in court Friday.

Nygren and Gray are suspected of selling heroin laced with fentanyl to 31-year-old Jennifer Skeen, who then overdosed on June second of this year.

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