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McDowell County 2012 death now ruled homicide, warrant issued

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New details about a death that happened in McDowell County, investigators have reason to believe it was murder.

59News has learned from troopers at the Welch detachment of the State Police, they have issued a warrant for Chayna Eskins for the 2012 death of her husband, Samuel Saunders.

An autopsy just came back saying Saunders died of a lethal dose of suboxone. This all happened in War, back in December of 2012.

Trooper said they have reason to believe Eskins gave her husband that drug.

Eskins is behind bars right now for an unrelated crime and is expected to be arrested on first degree murder charges.