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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Maine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Gardiner Man Sentenced to Seven Years for Trafficking Bath Salts and Heroin

Contact: Daniel J. Perry
Assistant United States Attorney
Tel: (207) 780-3257

Portland, Maine:  United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Luke Greenlaw, 43, of Gardiner, Maine, was sentenced today in U.S. District Court by Judge Jon D. Levy to seven years in prison and five years of supervised release for distributing bath salts and heroin. 

According to Court records, from at least February through July 2015, Greenlaw was part of a conspiracy that distributed bath salts and heroin throughout the state. The heroin was obtained from New Hampshire and Massachusetts and bath salts were obtained through the mail from a source outside the United States. 

This case was investigated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, the Scarborough and Portland Police Departments and the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
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Updated December 7, 2016