South Pittsburg Man Gets 56-Month Prison Stint In Meth Case; Jesse Carter Gets 192 Months

Chattanoogan - 28 days ago

A Chattanooga man was sentenced to 56 months in prison on Friday after he was found with 15 grams of meth. Patrick Pitts, a South Pittsburgh resident, has a long criminal history involving drugs and resisting arrest. His attorney, Jackson Whetsel, attempted to lower his sentence by comparing the difference in sentences for cocaine and meth.