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Former Jonesborough officer gets 18 months for steroid trafficking

August 13th, 2013 9:53 am by Matthew Lane — Kingsport Times-News

Former Jonesborough officer gets 18 months for steroid trafficking

GREENEVILLE — A former Jonesborough police officer who sold more than $80,000 worth of illegal steroids over a three-year period has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for steroid trafficking.

Freddie Matthew Sergent, 31, of Telford, received the sentence in U.S. District Court in Greeneville on Monday. According to court records, Sergent pled guilty in January to unlawfully distributing anabolic steroids over a three-year period (2009 to April 2012).

“I somehow became sidetracked and made a mess of my life,” Sergent wrote in a letter to the court. “I wish I could rewind and change it all.”

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