Lufkin cocaine dealer gets 25-year prison sentence

Paul Colquitt (Source: Angelina County Jail)
Paul Colquitt (Source: Angelina County Jail)

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A Lufkin cocaine dealer pleaded guilty Monday to dealing in a drug-free zone, accepting a 25-year prison sentence.

Paul O'Neil Colquitt, 54, pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree delivery of a controlled substance in a drug-free zone, and accepted three concurrent 25-year sentences. He also pleaded guilty to possession of a controlled substance and accepted a five-year sentence.

Colquitt sold more than a gram of cocaine to confidential informants in 2011.

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