New Tampa Field Division Press Release: Career Offender Sentenced to 10 Years for Narcotics Sales and Possessing Firearms

December 14, 2020

Tampa, Florida– Senior U.S. District Judge John Antoon II today sentenced Michael Bernard Lawson (38, Sarasota) to 10 years in federal prison for distributing cocaine base (“crack cocaine”) and possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. The court also ordered Lawson to forfeit the firearms.

Last Reviewed December 15, 2020