BALTIMORE (AP) - A Salisbury man who pleaded guilty to plotting to sell cocaine has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison.
Thirty-two-year-old David Wayne Nelson was sentenced Tuesday in federal court in Baltimore.
According to his plea agreement, Nelson and Royce Levi Brown arranged the purchase and distribution of cocaine in Wicomico County. police used wire taps on cell phones and recorded conversations between Nelson and Brown. One conversation heard Nelson agree to buy over 1 kilogram of cocaine from brown for over $20,000.
Brown, 31 and from Mardela Springs, had already pleaded guilty and is awaiting sentencing.