EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - An Evansville man was sentenced to 11 years in prison Monday, for having possession of crack cocaine in the Vanderburgh County Jail in 2015.
A judge found Dugniqio Forest guilty of a level 4 felony in June.
Forest sentenced to 11 years in the Indiana Department of Corrections.
During the trial, the jury heard from a DNA expert who gave crucial testimony saying Forest's DNA was found on the bag of drugs in the jail.
Forest is currently serving a federal sentence for a firearms conviction.
He was also sentenced to an additional two years in prison after he pleaded guilty Monday to another level 5 felony.