Three defendants received a combined 20 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction after each was found to have violated the terms of their probations during hearings in front of Judge Hamilton Singleton in Union County Circuit Court.
Jeremiah Green and David Edwards Jr. were discovered together in November 2011 with a third man. Officers reportedly discovered marijuana and other controlled substances, firearms and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle.
Both were found during hearings to have violates their probations and sentenced to five years a piece in prison.
Sankeno Gray, who spent time in and out of jail in 2010 and 2011, was sentenced to 10 years in prison for violating the terms of his probation.
Singleton told him, “Probation is clearly not going to work for you. You’re not going to let it.”
More in tomorrow’s News-Times.