A 30-year-old Lincoln man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on a drug-related charge.
LINCOLN, Neb. –A 30-year-old Lincoln man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on a drug-related charge.
On Friday, U.S. Attorney Steven Russell said Chance Eddings, 30, was sentenced to 10 years in prison in federal court in Lincoln. Eddings was sentenced to 120 months in prison for conspiracy to distribute/possession with intent to distribute 500 grams or more of a methamphetamine mixture. Eddings will be on probation for five years after serving his original sentence. There is no parole in the federal system.
According to court documents, Eddings along with at least nine other people to distribute methamphetamine in Nebraska from October 13, 2018 to June 30, 2021. Eddings allegedly purchased methamphetamine in quantities from 3.5 grams to half a pound to resell to others.
Officials said Eddings sold amounts of methamphetamine ranging from 1.75 grams to 2 ounces to at least six other people. Eddings allegedly purchased and distributed over 500 grams of methamphetamine during this period.
This case was investigated by the Lincoln Police Department and the Lincoln/Lancaster County Narcotics Task Force.