Two men from Wallace in Duplin County have been sentenced to eleven years in prison.
The U.S. Attorney's Office says Jimmy Jerald Brown and Herbert Linwood Thomas, both age 29, were sentenced to 132 months in prison and five years of supervised release.
The two pleaded guilty to conspiring to possess with intent to distribute and distribute more than 50 grams of cocaine base (crack).
Lawmen say Thomas sold approximately 220 grams of crack to an undercover officer on Ethel Boney Lane in Duplin County. Brown acted as a lookout for those deals, lawmen say.