Meridian man sentenced to prison on drug charges - - Jackson, MS

Meridian man sentenced to prison on drug charges

source: Madison Co. Detention Center source: Madison Co. Detention Center
MERIDIAN, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

46-year-old Arrington Lorenzo McGlothin, of Meridian, was sentenced January 15 to 280 months in federal prison followed by five years of supervised release for possession with intent to distribute more than 50 grams of Methamphetamine.

He is also sentenced for possession of two bullet proof vests after having been previously convicted of a crime of violence.

McGlothin was arrested after agents received information that he was distributing narcotics in the Meridian, Lauderdale County areas.

A search warrant was conducted at his residence in March, 2015.

After a search of his home, police seized, methamphetamine, heroin, marijuana, multiple rounds of ammunition, two bullet proof vests and United States Currency.

This case is a result of a joint investigation by Homeland Security Investigations and the Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics with assistance from the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department.

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