BANGOR — An East Machias woman was sentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court for trafficking fentanyl and crack cocaine with the intent to distribute.
According to court records, 28-year-old Kayla Thistlewood sold cocaine to a confidential informant in Washington County in July.
Records indicate special agents with the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency stopped Thistlewood’s vehicle in August and arrested her.
There were two young children with her in the vehicle at the time of her arrest.
Records indicate during a search of her vehicle, agents found 244 grams of fentanyl, 83 grams of crack cocaine and more than $7,800.
Thistlewood was sentenced to eight years in prison and three years of supervised release.