Chiefland Man Receives 30 Years in Prison

MEDIA RELEASE Date: September 29, 2010Time: 9:15 AM The Levy County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force arrested James Joseph Thompson on March 24, 2010 for possession of cocaine with intent to sell, tampering with physical evidence, driving while license suspended and possession drug paraphernalia. On September 22, 2010 Thompson went to court and was found guilty on all charges. Thompson has an extensive criminal history and received 30 years in the Department of Corrections. Defendant: James Joseph ThompsonP.O. Box 811Chiefland, FlB/M, 12/11/69 ###

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