Man admits selling drugs to law enforcement source

LACKAWANNA, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Lackawanna man now admits selling 36 grams of crack cocaine to a confidential source working with law enforcement.

Kenneth Sweat, 26, pleaded guilty Monday to possession with intent to distribute and distribute crack cocaine. In February 2013, Sweat sold the drugs to a source working with the DEA and Lackawanna Police.

He will be sentenced in October and faces a maximum of 20 years in prison. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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