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Convicted Salisbury Drug Dealer Sentenced to Prison

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Shawn Hugee Shawn Hugee

SALISBURY, Md.- A 44-year-old Salisbury man has been sentenced to 25 years in the Maryland Division of Corrections following convictions in two separate cases involving drug dealing. 

Shawn Donta Hugee pleaded guilty to one count of possession with the intent to distribute cocaine on Nov. 20. Prosecutors said that as a result of this conviction, Hugee was found to be in violation of his probation from a 2012 Wicomico County conviction on a conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute heroin charge.

On April 4, 2019, a deputy with the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle driven by Hugee. Hugee fled, reaching speeds in excess of 100 mph, before jumping over an embankment and crashing the vehicle.

During the vehicle pursuit Hugee threw an ounce of cocaine out of the vehicle, which officers recovered.

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