Farmville man sentenced to 7.5 years on drug charges
The Daily Reflector
Thursday, October 18, 2018
A federal judge sentenced a Farmville man to 7.5 years in prison on drug conspiracy charges Tuesday according to a U.S. Department of Justice news release.
United States District Judge, James C. Dever III sentenced James Antron Dildy, 38, of Farmville to 90 months imprisonment, followed by six years of supervised release.
Dildy was named in an indictment filed May 10, 2017 charging him with conspiracy to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute a quantity of cocaine. On Oct. 4, 2017, Dildy pled guilty to that charge.
According to the investigation, he conspired with others in Greenville, North Carolina and distributed over 190 grams of cocaine from December 30, 2015 to February 3, 2016.
The investigation of this case was conducted by the Greenville Regional Drug Task Force consisting of the Greenville Police Department, Winterville Police Department, East Carolina University Police Department, and the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation.
Assistant United States Attorney Dena King represented the government.