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Fairfield County Man Sentenced For Trafficking Narcotics

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A 62-year-old Fairfield County man has been sentenced to 36 months in prison for trafficking narcotics.

Kevin Lucas, also known as "Dutch," of Bridgeport, was sentenced on Wednesday, Jan. 19, said Leonard C Boyle, US Attorney for the District of Connecticut.

According to court documents and statements made in court, between May and August 2019, law enforcement made a series of controlled purchases of redistribution quantities of heroin from Lucas. 

 Lucas was arrested in August 2019, and a search of his residence on that date revealed additional distribution quantities of heroin, 139 grams of crack cocaine, 365 grams of cocaine, items used to process and package narcotics, a 9mm handgun, two loaded magazines, ammunition, and $35,220 in cash, according to the court documents.

In September, Lucas pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute and distribution of heroin.

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