SAN FRANCISCO — A Bay Space man who admitted to collaborating within the 2018 theft of a hashish supply truck was sentenced to 3 years and 6 months in federal jail Tuesday, by a choose who acknowledged “all the good work” the defendant has accomplished to raised himself since his arrest.
Lamar Johnson, 31, has already spent roughly 16 months in Santa Rita Jail awaiting decision in his case. He was indicted on federal expenses in March 2019, 5 months after he and two others approached a hashish supply truck in San Francisco — after trailing it via the East Bay — and made off with practically $29,000 in money.
“This was a brazen, large time theft,” U.S. District Choose William Alsup mentioned Tuesday. However he additionally praised Johnson for being prepared to “threat his personal life” as a module employee at Santa Rita Jail — which Alsup known as a “cesspool” — throughout COVID-19 outbreaks there, and for instructional applications he participated in.