Cincinnati man gets 18-year term for heroin distribution in Newport
A federal judge in Covington sentenced a Cincinnati man Thursday to 220 months in prison for distributing heroin in Newport.
U.S. District Judge Amul Thapar sentenced Carlos Massengill, 45, for conspiracy to distribute heroin, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Kentucky.
Massengill admitted that he and co-defendant Anquan Williams, 35, distributed heroin in Newport on several occasions between April 2014 and July 30, 2014.
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Williams was sentenced to 120 months in prison on April 2. Williams and Massengill both pleaded guilty in December.
Massengill must serve at least 85 percent of his prison sentence, and he will be on supervised release for 10 years after his release.