A Zwolle, LA man has been sentenced to federal prison for drug trafficking charges in the Eastern District of Texas.

According to U.S. Attorney John Bales, 35-year-old Kinte Garner pleaded guilty in August of last year to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute meth and was sentenced to 262 months in federal prison Tuesday.

According to information presented in court, up until September 2011, Garner conspired with another person to acquire and distribute more than 500 grams of methamphetamine throughout the Tyler area.