Lowville man sentenced to 5 years in prison on drug charges

A Lowville man was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison after pleading guilty to possessing more than 40 grams of a fentanyl and heroin mixture with intent to distribute.

Posted: Dec 10, 2019 3:36 PM

UTICA, N.Y. – A Lowville man was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison after pleading guilty to possessing more than 40 grams of a fentanyl and heroin mixture with intent to distribute.

Derek Damuth, 25, admitted in November of 2018 to possessing heroin, 17 ounces of marijuana, cocaine and drug paraphernalia.

This case was investigated by the United States Drug Enforcement Agency and the New York State Police, with assistance from the Lewis County District Attorney’s Office.

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