Man sentenced on felony drug, gun charges

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A local man has been sentenced to prison for drug and gun charges.

Rashene Lawton, 42, was sentenced to eight years in state prison after he pleaded guilty to the second-degree violent felony charge.

He was originally facing a 16 count indictment for selling heroin and cocaine, as well as illegally possessing a revolver.

He’s a prior felony who has already served time.

Lawton was also ordered to spend five years under supervision once he’s released.

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