The Kansas City HIV intelligence whose friends were recovered dormant successful his backyard is not a 'drug-dealing chemist' for illustration Breaking Bad's Walter White, according to a root adjacent to him.
Jordan Willis, 38, reportedly entered rebab aft nan suspicious deaths of his friends Clayton McGeeney, 36, Ricky Johnson, 38, and David Harrington, 37 - who were recovered days aft they died successful his Kansas City backyard connected January 9.
A origin of decease for nan trio has not been revealed by officials, but toxicology reports indicated they had lethal levels of fentanyl and cocaine successful their systems.
As DailyMail.com antecedently reported, a root antecedently claimed Willis was dubbed 'The Chemist' successful precocious schoolhouse because he concocted narcotics for friends to get high.
But a different root who said to Fox News has now claimed nan communicative is acold from existent - and that Willis was ne'er known by nan nickname, and is now 'a chemist by trade.'
Jordan Willis, nan Kansas City HIV intelligence whose friends were recovered dormant successful his backyard, is not a 'drug-dealing chemist' for illustration Breaking Bad 's Walter White, claims a root adjacent to him
Willis, 38, reportedly entered rebab aft nan suspicious deaths of his friends Clayton McGeeney, 36, Ricky Johnson, 38, and David Harrington, 37
Families of nan dormant men person revealed that cops person told them that nan 3 dormant men had precocious levels of illicit drugs, including 3 times nan lethal level of fentanyl
'He's a computational information intelligence for HIV vaccine research. His activity is solely connected computers and he useful from home,' nan root said. 'It is incredibly disappointing that his occupation is being utilized against him to further nan real-life Walter White-type communicative that group are trying to create.'
The root was referencing Bryan Cranston's characteristic successful nan bid Breaking Bad, who utilized his knowledge arsenic a chemistry coach to make and waste methamphetamine.
'Ruining Jordan's estimation and his life successful a smear run arsenic immoderate benignant of revenge will not bring these families peace, particularly without immoderate grounds from nan constabulary section to support what they are saying,' nan root told Fox News.
Families of nan dormant men person revealed that cops person told them that nan 3 dormant men had precocious levels of illicit drugs, including 3 times nan lethal level of fentanyl arsenic good arsenic THC and cocaine successful their systems. The last toxicology tests results person not been released.
The root was referencing Bryan Cranston's characteristic successful nan bid Breaking Bad, who utilized his knowledge arsenic a chemistry coach to make and waste methamphetamine
Willis' lawyer has claimed, 'He had perfectly thing to do pinch their deaths.'
While it was initially believed his 3 friends froze to decease aft nan statement to watch their squad narrowly hit nan LA Chargers connected January 7, nan statement among family and friends is that narcotics could person been responsible.
Still, immoderate of nan relatives of nan precocious friends have continued to point suspicion astatine Willis, with Harrington's parents Jon and Theresa saying past week that 'somebody gave them thing that would termination them.'
'What matters is that he didn't return that to die... It conscionable intends that there's much to nan story, there's much to it than conscionable that,' nan grieving mother told Chris Cuomo erstwhile asked astir nan report. 'He didn't return that to die. if he took nan narcotics connected his own, he took them to get high.'
David Harrington's parents Jon and Theresa Harrington said they are not satisfied pinch nan mentation for his deaths, and judge location is much to nan story
A root told DailyMail.com that Willis, an HIV scientist, was known arsenic 'The Chemist' successful precocious schoolhouse because he concocted supplier mixes for chap students. DailyMail.com obtained a photograph of past 17-year-old Willis wearing goggles successful a laboratory successful precocious school
Clayton McGeeney's relative Caleb claimed to News Nation that Willis had a agelong history of making narcotics for friends.
'Jordan's nan chemist,' he said. 'Jordan is personification that is known from precocious schoolhouse as, like, creating narcotics for people, to make them consciousness amended successful definite situations.
'They each knew him arsenic that.'
Willis moved retired of his location wrong 48 hours of constabulary knocking connected his doorway to mobility him connected nan nighttime of January 9 astir his 3 friends who laic dormant successful his backyard for 2 days.
Theories by experts see nan men taking capable fentanyl, mixed pinch alcohol, to walk retired aft leaving nan location and freezing to death.
Willis claimed to not person near his location for 2 days and slept pinch noise-cancelling headphones that blocked nan sound of his friends' families frantic knocking.
He took nan events of that nighttime and nan days aft arsenic an 'enormous, heartbreaking wake-up call', a friend said.
'After nan shocking nonaccomplishment of 3 of his adjacent friends nether highly tragic circumstances, Jordan recognized that he had a problem pinch addiction,' that friend told Fox News.
"Jordan is nan chemist. They each knew him arsenic that. It was easy for them to spell person fun, but he f***ed up. He made a mistake."
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Willis maintained done his lawyer that he waved disconnected nan 3 friends astatine 2am aft nan crippled ended, earlier sleeping connected nan sofa and spending nan adjacent 2 days wrong nan house, not reasoning thing of nan truth that his friends' cars were still outside.
McGeeney's hopeless fiancée April Mahoney, 34, raised nan siren aft she collapsed into nan spot conscionable earlier 10pm connected January 9 and recovered 300lb Harrington dormant connected nan porch.
She called constabulary and officers discovered April's partner of 12 years and Johnson dormant successful nan backyard.
Police still insist nan deaths are not homicides but person not ruled retired re-interviewing Willis, who was led distant from nan location successful handcuffs aft nan discoveries.
Detectives are combing done nan phones of nan victims to uncover imaginable important clues from photos and precisely who each of them called successful their last hours.