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Prison terms returned in district court drug cases

CAMERON—Rockdale men received 20-year and 15-year prison terms last week in 20th District Court after pleading guilty to drug offenses.

Eric Mayberry, 33, pleaded guilty to a charge of possession of a controlled substance (1 to 4 grams) with intent to deliver and was assessed a 20-year term by District Judge Ed Magre.

Jermaud Desmond Bennett, 30, pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance (less than one gram) and drew a 15- year prison term.

He was also ordered to pay $140 restitution.

Prosecutor Kerry Spears listed other case dispositions as follows:

• Lizza Michelle Flores, 19, Taylor, pleaded guilty to a lesser Class A misdemeanor offense of attempted forgery by passing, was placed on two years deferred adjudication probation, fined $1,000 and ordered to pay $117.89 in restitution.

• Dustin Cody Wheeler, 21, Rockdale, pleaded guilty to a lesser Class A misdemeanor offense of assault causing bodily injury, one-year county jail term probated two years, ordered to complete anger management classes and pay $9,445.88 restitution.

• Kizzee Russell, 26, Rockdale, pleaded guilty to a lesser Class A misdemeanor offense of possession of marijuana (2 to 4 ounces), two years deferred adjudication probation, $500 fine, $140 restitution.


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