Man Sentenced To 15 Years Following Leon County Drug Bust

WACO - A federal judge in Waco sentenced an Ohio man to 15 years in prison for what a State Trooper found in his car during a traffic stop in Leon County.

Rodney Davis, 31 of Cincinnati, Ohio, was stopped by the Texas Department of Public Safety August 6, 2013, outside Centerville. The trooper found six kilos of cocaine and a .40 caliber Smith and Wesson.

Davis was later convicted of possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession of a firearm during the commission of a drug trafficking crime and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Wednesday, Davis was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release and fined $3,000.

Davis was previously convicted of a 2001 robbery in Hamilton County, Ohio.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@kbtx.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 273851891 - kbtx.com/a?a=273851891
Gray Television, Inc.