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Published May 09, 2014, 09:55 AM

Fargo man sentenced for role in death of local musician

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A Fargo man has been sentenced for his role in the death of local musician Cody Conner.

By: WDAY Staff Reports , WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A Fargo man has been sentenced for his role in the death of local musician Cody Conner.

Nathan William Evenson, 27, received a 12 year sentence for conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance. Judge Ralph Erickson also sentenced Evenson to three years of supervised release, pay $4,367.50 and a $100 special assessment to a Crime Victims Fund.

An investigation revealed that Evenson and other co-conspirators would receive shipments of heroin from a source in Minneapolis to distribute in the FM area. Evenson, along with co-defendents Seth Lund and Nicole Wadsworth, distributed heroin that resulted in physical injury and contributed to the death of Conner.

Lund was previously sentenced to 7 years in prison. Wadsworth's sentencing is scheduled for June 2nd.

The case was investigated by DEA and the Fargo Police Department. First Assistant US Attorney Chris Meyers prosecuted the case.

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