Cameron James Pettit Biography
Cameron James Pettit was a drug supplier and arrested in connection with Mac Miller Death according to Buzzfeed. He is being charged with supplying Miller with counterfeit pills, which led to his overdose.
A Los Angeles man was arrested for selling counterfeit opioid pills to Mac Miller before the rapper died of an overdose.
Cameron James Pettit gave Miller fentanyl-laced pills, says an affidavit.
Miller was found dead in his home 2 days later from fentanyl, cocaine + alcohol. pic.twitter.com/goPzqUivoh
— AJ+ (@ajplus) September 4, 2019
Cameron James Pettit Age
He was 23 years old
Cameron James Pettit Miller’s Drug Supplier
Cameron James Pettit, 23, was arrested by special agents with the Drug Enforcement Administration’s DEA Fusion Task Force. Pettit is expected to make his initial appearance this afternoon in United States District Court in downtown Los Angeles. https://t.co/cHIeoA6khA
— Andrew Blankstein (@anblanx) September 4, 2019
According to the documents, Miller texted Pettit days before his death asking for drugs. Pettit then agreed to bring the rapper oxycodone pills, cocaine, and Xanax and delivered them to Miller at his Los Angeles recording studio in the early hours of Sept. 5. This is when Pettit allegedly sold Miller counterfeit oxycodone pills that contained the opioid fentanyl, a drug that’s 50 times stronger than heroin.
Cameron James Pettit Arrested
Pettit’s arrest comes almost exactly a year after Miller’s death on Sept. 7, 2018. The Los Angeles coroner’s report, which was released last November, said that he died from an accidental overdose of fentanyl, cocaine, and alcohol.
Cameron James Pettit Charges
Federal prosecutors are charging 28-year-old Cameron James Pettit for providing Mac Miller with counterfeit oxycodone pills laced with fentanyl in connection to his death #RIPMacMiller ??https://t.co/vGjKCbc8e6 pic.twitter.com/eMmsz3tUEr
— HipHopDX (@HipHopDX) September 4, 2019
Pettit is being charged with one count of distribution of a controlled substance and faces a statutory maximum sentence of 20 years in federal prison.
When asked if Pettit could eventually be charged with murder, Mrozek said he would not speculate on what he might be charged with in the future.
Mac Miller Death Drug OverDose
28 yo. old Cameron James Pettit has been charged by authorities for selling Mac Miller counterfeit oxycodone pills that contained fentanyl that caused him to overdose. After news of his death broke, Pettit reportedly sent an Instagram DM saying “Most likely I will die in jail”. pic.twitter.com/45WgkSLzYH
— SOHH (@sohh) September 4, 2019
Miller was found unresponsive in his Studio City home on Sept. 7, 2018. The LA County Coroner’s Office later said that his death was determined to be an accident and was caused by a combination of fentanyl, cocaine, and ethanol.
Cameron James Pettit Instagram
Pettit sent Instagram messages to friends after Miller’s death saying, “Most likely I will die in jail,” and “I think I should probably not post anything … just to be smart.”
Cameron James Pettit, 28, of Hollywood, was arrested Wednesday morning. According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office Pettit was arrested on federal charges alleging he sold counterfeit pharmaceutical narcotics containing fentanyl to 26-year-old Malcolm James McCormick, #MacMiller. pic.twitter.com/bCBRXYpw3J
— ✴️M?DYCANCER✴️ (@M00DY_1963) September 4, 2019