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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Middle District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Harrisburg Man Sentenced To 12 And A Half Years In Prison For Cocaine Trafficking

The United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that a 36-year-old Harrisburg man was sentenced today to 151 months in prison by Chief District Court Judge Christopher C. Conner for possession with the intent to distribute cocaine and crack cocaine.

According to United States Attorney Peter Smith, the defendant, Darnell Lamont Doss, previously pleaded guilty to possession of cocaine base with the intent to distribute in October 2014.

Doss was previously charged in February 2014 in a superseding indictment, as a result of an investigation by the Harrisburg Police Department and the FBI. 

The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Joseph J. Terz.

Updated April 9, 2015