Burlington Man Sentenced to over 21 Years in Prison for Methamphetamine and Firearm Offenses

Davenport, Ia— A Burlington man has been sentenced to over 20 years in prison for meth trafficking.

On Thursday, United States District Court Chief Judge John A. Jarvey sentenced 44-year-old Lloyd Davenport of Burlington, to 262 months in prison without parole for trafficking methamphetamine. Following his prison term, Davenport will be required to serve a five-year term of supervised release.

Davenport was a pound-level dealer of ice methamphetamine in the Burlington area, who admitted that he possessed a firearm in relation to his drug trafficking activities. Davenport’s criminal history includes convictions for armed robbery, a prior drug trafficking offense, and Animal Cruelty.

This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration, Southeast Iowa Narcotics Taskforce, Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, Des Moines County Sheriff’s Office, Burlington Police Department, and the Iowa State Patrol.