Sidney Man and Woman Charged With Manslaughter

July 28, 2015

Travis G. Kantner, 38, of 540 N. Elizabeth Street, and Misty M. Johnson, 38, of 637 1/2 N. Main Street, both of Sidney, each charged with involuntary manslaughter and corrupting another with drugs.  The maximum sentence is 19 years in prison.  A pretrial is set for August 11 for both.

The charges are in connection with the June 8th death of Jessi. L. Boggs.  The two either furnished or administered heroin to Boggs, according to Allen County Prosecutor Juergen Waldick.  The three were friends.

Emergency responders were called to Johnson's home regarding a person not breathing.  Boggs was rushed to St. Rita's Medical Center, where she died.

Courtesy of Sidney Daily News