Wife charged with murder in Newport man's methadone death
Dennis K. Parmuat returned to his Newport apartment at 11 one night last March and started drinking.
After downing about 12 beers, Parmuat took a dose of methadone provided by his wife, according to police and court documents.
Parmuat, 32, was dead within a couple of hours and now his wife, Jennifer Marie Johnson, faces a murder charge.
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