Florida man sentenced on drug charges

MARINETTE — A convicted drug dealer will serve time in prison.

Patrick L. Wallace, 27, Jacksonville, Florida, was sentenced last week in Marinette County Circuit Court Branch 2 to five years in prison for possession with intent to deliver cocaine.

The prison sentence is followed by five years extended supervision. Two other felony charges — possession with intent to deliver THC and maintain drug trafficking place — were dismissed but read in for sentencing.

Wallace entered a guilty plea to the cocaine charge on Nov. 15. The offense happened on March 4, 2019.