Brother Sentenced After Firearm Charges in Luzerne County

WILKES-BARRE — One of two brothers charged with firearms charges was sentenced Thursday in Luzerne County.

Dashawn McLendon and his brother robbed several taxi cab drivers in Wilkes-Barre in 2015.

McLendon was sentenced to six to 16 years in prison on those charges.

McLendon’s brother, Ibn McClain pleaded guilty earlier this year and is serving at least ten years in prison.