BANGOR, Maine — A Brewer man was sentenced Thursday in U.S District Court to nine years in federal prison for dealing oxycodone.
Jarrod Jamieson, 22, also was sentenced to three years of supervised release following his prison term. In addition, U.S. District Judge John Woodcock ordered Jamieson to pay a $1,000 fine. Jamieson faced up to 20 years in prison and a fine of up to $1 million.
Under the prevailing federal sentencing guidelines, he faced between nine years and more than 11 years in prison.
Jamieson and at least three others were arrested in July 2009 in a sting operation conducted by Brewer police and agents with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. He was indicted in November by a federal grand jury.
In January, he pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess with the intention of distributing oxycodone and possession with the intent to distribute
Last month, Douglas “Dougie Fresh” Morris, 20, of Bangor was sentenced to seven years and four months in prison. He also was sentenced to three years of supervised release and ordered to pay a $1,000 fine.
Jonathan Ward, 21, of Brewer and Daniel Michaud, 22, of Bangor also were charged in federal court for their roles in the drug ring. Ward waived indictment in March and pleaded guilty to the drug conspiracy charge. He is scheduled to be sentenced on Nov. 15 and faces the same penalties and fines Jamieson did.
Michaud pleaded guilty in February to attempted possession of a controlled substance, a federal misdemeanor. He was ordered to pay a $1,000 fine, the
minimum fine possible for the crime. Michaud also faced up to a year in prison but was not sentenced to serve time behind bars.