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October 1, 2012
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Carson man sentenced to prison for drug trafficking

A 30-year-old Carson City man was sentenced Monday to 30 months in Nevada state prison after he pleaded guilty to trafficking in methamphetamine.

District Judge Michael Gibbons told Daniel Duckworth he must serve 12 months before he is eligible for parole, and gave him credit for 153 days in custody in Douglas County Jail.

Duckworth admitting having 4.58 grams of methamphetamine divided in six plastic bags and a glass vial when he was arrested May 2.

Duckworth's attorney, William Cole, said his client had a history of misdemeanor offenses, but this was his first felony conviction. He said Duckworth was …

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