Nov 2, 2015 2:47 PM
Man arrested in Laconia drug conspiracy sentenced to more than 12 years in federal prison
CONCORD - Roger Perkins, who was arrested by Laconia Police last March has been sentenced to 147 months in federal prison.
Laconia police executed search warrants in March of 2014 when $317, 42 grams of cocaine, 15.25 grams of cocaine base (“crack”), psychedelic mushrooms, MDMA and a box containing 100 razor blades were seized from Perkins car.
Four firearms, three of which were loaded, 21 grams of cocaine, 6.87 grams of cocaine base and $1,000 cash were found inside a safe located in Perkins bedroom closet.
On July 21, 2015 Perkins pleaded guilty for conspiracy to possess with the intent to distribute 28 grams or more of cocaine base, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.
Perkins was prohibited from possessing firearms from a separate incident in 2005.
After Perkins serves his sentence he will be on supervised release under the supervision of the United States Probation Office for at least five years.