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A Livingston County man currently on parole could spend the next 30 years in prison for dealing drugs.

The Dwight Narcotics Unit and Livingston County Proactive Unit arrested Roy Howard after an alleged drug deal somewhere in Pontiac on November 1st.

After an investigation, Howard allegedly had 28 MDMA tablets in his possession.

Following his arrest, several grams of cannabis, 30 MDMA tablets, electronic scales, drug selling equipment and other items were seized during a search of Howard’s residence in Pontiac.

The 32-year-old was charged with manufacturing and delivering between 15 and 200 ecstasy pills, a class X felony and unlawful delivery of LSD, a class two felony. He remains in the Livingston County Jail on a $150,000 bond.

Howard has previous prison terms out of Cook County for burglary, possession of a controlled substance, possession of a stolen motor vehicle and unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon.