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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of North Carolina

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Farmville Man Sentenced to 90 Months for Drug Conspiracy

RALEIGH – United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that today in federal court, United States District Judge James C. Dever III sentenced JAMES ANTRON DILDY, 38, of Farmville, North Carolina to 90 months imprisonment, followed by 6 years of supervised release.

DILDY was named in an Indictment filed on May 10, 2017 charging him with conspiracy to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute a quantity of cocaine.  On October 4, 2017, DILDY pled guilty to that charge. 

According to the investigation, DILDY conspired with others in Greenville, North Carolina and distributed over 190 grams of cocaine from December 30, 2015 to February 3, 2016.

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 North Carolina’s State Bureau of Investigation.  Assistant United States Attorney Dena King represented the government.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated October 16, 2018