GREENWOOD, SC (WSPA) – A man was sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading to guilty to possession with intent to distribute heroin on Monday in Greenwood County Courthouse.
According to a solicitor’s office news release, Larry Donnell Elmore, 58, pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 25 years in prison.
The solicitor’s office said Elmore has a lengthy criminal history, including multiple prior convictions for trafficking narcotics.
Greenwood Drug Enforcement Unit agents performed a traffic story on a vehicle driven by Elmore, who attempted to evade police before running away.
Agents caught Elmore after a brief chase.
According to the release, a large amount of cash and identification with Elmore’s name on it was found by agents.
A search of his vehicle revealed more than 100 pills that later tested positive for heroin.