Man charged with murder after woman overdoses

YAKIMA, Wash.-- KIMA is learning more about the man accused of supplying drugs to a woman who overdosed in Yakima. Jeffery May made his first appearance in court today.

Investigators say the woman was trying to kick a heroin addiction. May says she begged him for drugs when she had withdrawals and, that he gave her methamphetamine. A neighbor called 911 after Danielle Dunn stopped breathing.

She died and now her supplier is booked for her murder. Police say this is a rare charge, but necessary to put dealers behind bars.