NORFOLK, Va. (CBS/AP) — Former “American Idol” contestant Antonella Barba has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for carrying nearly 2 pounds of fentanyl. Federal authorities in Virginia said Thursday that the 32-year-old New Jersey woman got three years and nine months in federal prison.

 

Barba pleaded guilty in July to possessing with intent to distribute more than 400 grams of fentanyl.

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