Man sentenced for dealing cocaine to undercover police

Kenith Kilpatrick

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) – A Chicago man with ties to Tippecanoe County gets more than a decade in prison for dealing drugs.

Kenith Kilpatrick, 37, received a 14-year sentence after twice dealing cocaine to police at a Lafayette grocery store.

According to court documents, Kilpatrick sold cocaine to an undercover officer two times in May of 2012 at the Pay Less on Old U.S. 231.

Tippecanoe County Prosecutor Pat Harrington said Kilpatrick pleaded guilty to one count of dealing cocaine and being a habitual offender.

Kilpatrick was sentenced to 12 years in prison and 2 years in community corrections. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, off topic, or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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