LOCKPORT – Five years’ probation was the sentence from Niagara County Judge Sara Sheldon Farkas Wednesday for a Niagara Falls man who pleaded guilty to having nearly half an ounce of cocaine when police pulled his car over April 11 on West Avenue in Lockport.

Cordaro T. Walker, 21, of Hyde Park Boulevard, had pleaded guilty to fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. He had to forfeit $50 police took from him at the time of the arrest.