Watertown Man Convicted Of Maintaining Drug Trafficking Place

11/22/17 – A Watertown man will spend two years on probation in connection with the overdose death of a Clyman woman. 35-year-old Jason Twaite of Watertown pled no contest yesterday to a felony count of Maintaining a Drug Trafficking Place as a Party to a Crime and a misdemeanor charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia was dismissed but read into the record. Prosecutors say Twaite’s home was wear Gabriel Brandl obtained the drugs that killed Holly Nehls in May of 2015. Brandl was sentenced in January to seven years in prison and 13 years of extended supervision. Twaite’s roommate, 50-year-old Terence Jannke of Watertown, was convicted by a jury last month of First Degree Reckless Homicide and will be sentenced in January.  Jannke is accused of supplying the drugs that killed Nehls.  Brandl drove around for hours with Nehls after she stopped breathing, instead of getting her medical help.  A search warrant was executed at Jannke and Twaite’s residence in July of last year after tips from multiple confidential informants.