Rowan County Man Sentenced to 25 Years for Drug Trafficking & Money Laundering

Derek McNeill Washington, 31, was sentenced last week to 300 months in prison for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and money laundering, announced United States Attorney Sandra J. Hairston. Washington was indicted as part of a sixteen-count indictment in May 2021. He was ordered to forfeit various firearms to authorities and will face five years of supervised release in addition to his 25-year prison sentence.

Author: Mike Jackson