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FILE - Two men in protective suits exit a residence as local and federal law enforcement agencies respond to a drug bust in Cottonwood Heights on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016. Utahn Aaron Shamo’s arrest came at a time when deaths by drug overdose were skyrocketing across America.

Scott G Winterton, Deseret News

Aaron Shamo: A timeline of the alleged Utah drug kingpin’s legal case

Utahn Aaron Shamo is accused of masterminding an international drug ring that led to at least one overdose death. The pill-pressing operation at Shamo’s Cottonwood Heights home was considered one of the largest in the nation when he was arrested in November 2016, and the media attention on the Utahn’s case came at a time when deaths by drug overdose were skyrocketing across America.

This is an updated timeline of the events following Shamo’s arrest.

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November 22, 2016 07:55 PM