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Sanford Man Sentenced to Eight Months for Distribution of Oxycodone

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Maine

Contact: Julia M. Lipez 
Assistant United States Attorney
Tel: (207) 780-3257

Portland, Maine:  United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced today that James Levesque, 55, of Sanford, Maine, was sentenced today in U.S. District Court by Chief Judge Nancy Torresen to 8 months in prison and 3 years of supervised release for distribution of oxycodone.  Levesque pleaded guilty to the charge on September 28, 2015.

Court records reveal that on March 7, 2014, in Sanford, Levesque sold forty 80-milligram oxycodone pills, through a middleman, to a cooperating source working with law enforcement. 

This case was investigated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the York County Sheriff’s Office. 

Updated March 14, 2016

Drug Trafficking