Three sentenced in federal cocaine case
ALBANY — Three people were sentenced Friday for conspiring to distribute crack and cocaine, federal prosecutors said.
Shenika D. Boyd, 38, of Albany, was sentenced to four years in prison and six years of supervised release, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of New York said. Bobby R. Graham, 51, of Albany was sentenced to three years of probation, to include six months of home confinement.
Jalessa Scott, 27, of Schenectady was sentenced to time served, which was nearly 17 months in jail, and three years of supervised release. As part of the federal investigation, Scott also pleaded guilty in Schenectady County Court to criminal possession of a firearm, prosecutors said.
U.S. District Judge Mae A. D’agostino sentenced all three defendants, who were among 12 indicted in August 2017 for their involvement in a drug trafficking ring operating in Schenectady and Albany.