A 24-year-old Baltimore man has been sentenced to four years in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for the burning of a CVS pharmacy in West Baltimore during April's unrest, according to Maryland U.S. Attorney Rod J. Rosenstein.
Raymon Carter, who pleaded guilty in September to committing arson during the act of rioting, also will have to pay $500,000 in restitution under the agreement. Damage to the building was estimated at $1.1 million.
The deal helped him avoid a separate federal arson charge that could have put him behind bars for five years.
Carter was charged after community members helped officials with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms...