Waupun Pair Sentenced To Prison In Overdose Death

(Waupun) Two Waupun residents were sentenced in Fond du Lac County court this week for their roles in the heroin overdose death of a Fond du Lac man. Forty-year-old Cara Zech was sentenced to nine years in prison and ten years of extended supervision and 42-year-old Anthony Buechel to seven years in prison and five years of extended supervision on First Degree Reckless Homicide charges.  The two were among four people who drove to Milwaukee in July of 2018 to purchase heroin some of which was for Steven Compton. The 23-year-old died of an overdose in his Fond du Lac home the next day. Earlier this month, 48-year-old Julie Harr of Fond du Lac was sentenced to six years in prison and six years of extended supervision for her role in Compton’s death.