Guilty plea entered for steroid distributionA Cheektowaga man faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison and a $500,000 fine after pleading guilty Monday to distributing anabolic steroids, according to U. S. Attorney William J. Hochul.

Richard Lazzaro, the 39-year-old, along with two other men, was charged with obtaining and distributing steroids.

U. S. Assistant Attorney Michael L. McCabe said Lazzaro was employed as a detention officer at the Buffalo area Federal Detention Facility in Batavia.