A federal grand jury has indicted a 25 year old Lowville man on drug charges.
Derek Damuth is charged with with possessing with the intent to distribute in excess of 40 grams of a mixture of fentanyl and heroin, along with possessing additional amounts of cocaine and marijuana.
The charges in the indictment carry a mandatory minimum term of 5 years in prison, a maximum sentence of up to 40 years in prison, and a fine of up to $5 million, along with a term of post-imprisonment supervised release of at least 4 years.
Last December, a Lewis County grand jury indicted Damuth on a number of drug counts. He was accused of possessing cocaine, heroin and marijuana.