Marijuana dealer sentenced to federal prison
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A local man is off to federal prison for selling marijuana while in possession of a gun.
A judge sentenced Jairus Quaintance, 21, to five years in federal prison. He pleaded guilty to the crime last August.
A Jacksonville Sheriff's Officer arrested Quaintance after seeing him sell drugs from a street corner near downtown Jacksonville, according to court documents. The officer found a loaded 9mm pistol on Quaitance.
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