A Bangor man was sentenced to four years in prison for conspiracy to distribute heroin and cocaine base, commonly known as “crack.”

Eric Tracy, 30, of was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court by Judge John A. Woodcock, Jr.. After Tracy serves his sentence, he will have three years of supervised release.

Tracy pleaded guilty on July 19, 2018.

According to court records, between January 2016 and February 2017, Tracy conspired with others to acquire heroin and crack in Waterbury, Connecticut and to distribute it in Penobscot County. The defendant distributed the drugs in the Bangor area and facilitated the drug dealing activities of other conspirators.

The case was investigated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency and prosecuted as part of the Department of Justice’s Strategy to Combat the Opioid Epidemic.

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