Michigan man, 33, convicted of murder at 13 now charged with selling drugs

Nathaniel Abraham now is 33 years old. Bond was set at $100,000 during a court appearance Friday in Farmington Hills. Outside court, attorney James Galen says his client isn’t “holding up so well.”
Nathaniel Abraham who was convicted of murder at age 13 has been charged with selling heroin and methamphetamine.(AP Photo)
Nathaniel Abraham who was convicted of murder at age 13 has been charged with selling heroin and methamphetamine.(AP Photo)
Published on Mar 02, 2019 02:14 PM IST
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Pontiac, Michigan | ByAssociated Press

A Detroit-area man who was convicted of murder at age 13 has been charged with selling heroin and methamphetamine.

Nathaniel Abraham now is 33 years old. Bond was set at $100,000 during a court appearance Friday in Farmington Hills. Outside court, attorney James Galen says his client isn’t “holding up so well.”

The Oakland County sheriff’s office says investigators seized meth, about $3,100 and digital scales at a house in Pontiac.

Abraham faces drug charges in two communities. A court hearing in Pontiac is set for Saturday.

Abraham was 11 in 1997 when he was accused of fatally shooting a stranger in Pontiac. He was convicted at age 13. He was released from state supervision in 2007 but has had subsequent legal problems.

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