LACONIA — A Rochester man received a suspended sentence after pleading guilty to a reduced drug possession charge.
Justin Collins, 32, of Yellowstone Lane, in Rochester, pleaded guilty Friday in Belknap Superior Court to misdemeanor possession of cocaine.
Judge Tina Nadeau sentenced Collins to 12 months in the House of Correction with all the time suspended on condition of three years good behavior. He was also ordered to serve two years probation. In addition, Nadeau fined Collins $620, suspended on condition of two years good behavior.
A charge of possession of cocaine with intent to sell was nol prossed.