Ed Buck, the prominent Democratic donor accused of running a
drug den, now faces charges in the second fatal drug overdose at
his West Hollywood apartment.
Buck, 65, was indicted Wednesday in the death of Timothy Dean, a
55-year-old man who died from an accidental meth overdose in
Dean was found with significant alcohol in his system and
flexible plastic devices on his genitalia, according to the
coroners report, but Buck denied having sex with the man or
seeing him take any drugs.
Buck was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday on one count
of distribution of methamphetamine resulting in Deans death,
along with three counts of methamphetamine distribution.
We all are crying, but with joy," Deans sister, Joann
Campbell, said in a statement to the Los Angeles Times. A
special thank you to Jasmyne and her team. Thank you for
fighting for Tim and being our eyes and ears always,
Prosecutors claim that Buck was targeting vulnerable
individuals who were destitute, homeless and/or struggled with
drug addiction, in order to exploit the relative wealth and
power imbalance between them, according to the federal
Buck allegedly solicited men on social media platforms,
including a gay dating website, according to the Department of
Justice, but also sometimes used a recruiter to proposition
At his apartment, he would allegedly prepare the meth-filled
syringes, sometimes injecting the men without their consent
while they were unconscious, according to the indictment.
The new charges come weeks after he was charged with providing
the lethal dose of methamphetamine that resulted in the overdose
death of 26-year-old Gemmel Moore on July 27, 2017.
U.S. Attorney Nicola T. Hanna called Buck a serious threat to
public safety and accused him of the dangerous exploitation of
homeless men and other disadvantaged individuals.
Buck, 65, was first arrested Tuesday and charged in the separate
state case with felony counts of battery causing serious injury,
administering methamphetamine and maintaining a drug house.
If convicted in either death, Buck faces a minimum of 20 years
in federal prison.
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