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Crack bust yields 10-year sentence for Knightdale woman

Posted October 15, 2008 12:42 p.m. EDT

— A federal court sentenced a Knightdale woman to more than 10 years in jail and five years probation for the sale of crack cocaine.

Saundra Dean Evans, 37, pled guilty July 8 to aiding and abetting the distribution of more than 50 grams of cocaine base (crack).

Knightdale police found 135 grams of crack cocaine, $76,741 in currency and two stolen semi-automatic firearms in an October 2008 raid of Evans' home.