New Haven heroin, crack dealer sentenced to federal prison

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A New Haven man was sentenced to two years of prison for distributing crack cocaine and heroin.

23-year-old Sean London will have three years of supervised release following his imprisonment. An investigation into a New Haven-area heroin and crack distribution ring headed by Shawn Miller, also known as “White Boy Shawn” and Paul Colon, also known as “Paul Cane.”  According to court documents and statements made in court, the investigation revealed that members of the ring took orders over a cellphone from drug customers in several shoreline communities for quantities of heroin and crack cocaine, and then delivered the drugs by car. London was the primary user of the organization’s cellphone from April 16 to May 4, 2015, and sold heroin and crack to numerous customers during that time period, according to Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut.

London was arrested on June 10, 2015.  On June 24, 2016, he pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, and to distribute, heroin and cocaine base.

Miller and Colon have pleaded guilty and are awaiting sentencing.