New York City man living in Virginia Beach to serve 11 years for dealing fentanyl, heroin

News
drugs 5_572406

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) —  A convicted felon and drug dealer from New York City living in Virginia Beach will spend 11 years in prison following a joint operation sting.

Michael Thomas Jamison, 34, was sentenced Monday in Norfolk district court for dealing heroin and fentanyl and possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. 

Jamison first tried to sell 150 grams of heroin laced with fentanyl to undercover police, according to court documents.

Following that incident, a warrant allowed police to search his home, where they located 620 more grams of the fentanyl-laced heroin, $10,000 in cash and two loaded handguns. Authorities say Jamison had multiple previous drug convictions in both New York and Maryland. 

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't Miss

WAVY Twitter Widget

WAVY Facebook