Long-time suspected drug dealer pleads guilty, gets 15 years in prison

Published 1:03 pm Friday, June 21, 2024

NATCHEZ — A long-time Natchez drug dealer has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking and has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

Sixth Circuit District Attorney Tim Cotton said Keisha Lashonda Campbell, 41, will serve a mandatory sentence of at least 10 years in prison without the possibility of a reduction of sentence or parole.

Keisha Lashonda Campbell

“Keisha has had a number of opportunities to help herself over the years,” Cotton said. “We are at the point where the greater interest is in the community.”

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Campbell has a string of felony drug-related and firearms charges and charges of parole violations and contempt of court dating back to at least 2016.