Mill Creek heroin dealer sentenced to five years
More than 1,600 drug transactions on record
Last updated 6/1/2021 at 2:01pm
A 31-year-old 'dark web' heroin dealer was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Seattle to five years in prison.
Zachary Madding of Mill Creek was arrested at a long-stay hotel in Mukilteo after a horrific assault on his estranged girlfriend, according to a May 24 news release from the Department of Justice.
"This defendant put thousands of people at risk of death by anonymously sending his potent heroin to all corners of the country," said Acting U.S. Attorney Gorman, who sentenced Madding. "He knew all too well the destruction his drugs inflicted, having critically injured two young pede...