- Associated Press - Friday, December 19, 2014

LIHUE, Hawaii (AP) - A Kauai drug dealer has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

The county prosecuting attorney’s office says Bridget Maile Lanning was sentenced Wednesday. She pleaded no contest to promoting a dangerous drug and a weapons charge. She also pleaded no contest to unauthorized entry into a motor vehicle in a separate incident involving hitting a woman sitting in her car.

When the 45-year-old Lanning was arrested last year on a warrant at the Kilauea Menehune Mart, officers found a loaded semi-automatic pistol and 7.5 grams of methamphetamine.

Prosecutors say her criminal history dates to 2002.

Prosecuting Attorney Justin Kollar says she is an example of how crystal meth destroys lives.


Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide