Baltimore police officer sentenced for dealing heroin
Posted: 3:35 pm Wed, September 19, 2012
A Baltimore police officer has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for trafficking in heroin, a crime prosecutors say he committed while on duty and in uniform.
Forty-one-year-old Daniel Redd of Baltimore was sentenced in U.S. District Court on Wednesday.
According to his plea agreement, last year Redd met with a co-conspirator to obtain 40 grams of heroin while on duty. Redd also met on the parking lot of the Northwest District Police Station and provided 200 grams of heroin to a co-conspirator while on duty, dressed in full uniform and carrying his service firearm.
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