Hartford Drug Dealer Sentenced To 35 Years In Federal Prison
Mark R. Trouville, Special Agent in Charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration in New England and Kevin J. O'Connor, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that Arthur PUGH, Jr., a.k.a. "Rock," age 33, of 107 Mather Street, Hartford, Connecticut, was sentenced today to 35 years in federal prison for possessing distribution quantities of "crack" cocaine and a nine millimeter pistol.
United States District Judge Christopher F. Droney sentenced
PUGH this morning in Hartford to a term of incarceration of 360 months
and a consecutive term of incarceration of 60 months on the weapons charge.
Because the terms of incarceration for the drug and weapons charges
will run consecutively,
PUGH will serve a total sentence of 420 months. Judge Droney also sentenced
PUGH to a term of five years of supervised release upon
On September 5, 2003, after a three-day trial in Hartford
federal court, PUGH was convicted by a jury of possessing more than 50
grams of crack cocaine and a nine millimeter Glock pistol in furtherance
of his drug crime.