Annapolis Man sentenced to over 12 years for drug trafficking
Baltimore, Maryland - U.S. District Judge Richard D. Bennett sentenced Marlo Brown, age 30, of Annapolis, Maryland today to 151 months in prison followed by five years of supervised release for distributing cocaine base, announced United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Rod J. Rosenstein. Judge Bennett enhanced Brown’s sentence upon finding that he is a career offender based on three previous convictions for crimes of violence and one previous conviction for drug trafficking.
According to his guilty plea, Brown met with a confidential informant and an undercover Anne Arundel County police officer on West Street in Annapolis on September 13, 2006. Brown sold 24.9 grams of cocaine base to the informant for $1,100.
United States Attorney Rod J. Rosenstein thanked the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Anne Arundel County Police Department for their investigative work. Mr. Rosenstein commended Assistant United States Attorney Charles J. Peters, who prosecuted the case.