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Two Men Charged For Trafficking Drugs Linked to Fatal Overdose of BK Activist

Activist Cecilia Gentili was poisoned in her Brooklyn home by fentanyl-laced heroin.

Two men were charged Monday with distributing the drugs that killed trans rights advocate Cecilia Gentili in February, federal prosecutors said. According to the indictment unsealed in Brooklyn Federal Court, Michael Kuilan, 44, is accused of supplying Antonio Venti, 52, with the lethal fentanyl-laced heroin that he allegedly sold to Gentili. Both are charged with distributing the heroin and fentanyl, and Kuilan is also charged with unlawful gun possession, according to prosecutors. Click here to read more on