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Drug Trafficking

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  • New charges in drug case believed linked to shooting death

    A federal grand jury has returned a new indictment in a heroin trafficking case that authorities believe was linked to the shooting death of a Pittsburgh woman last year, federal prosecutors said. Nobody has been charged in the Aug. 22 death of Tina...
  • Glen Burnie men to serve 8 years in cocaine, heroin distribution case

    Glen Burnie men to serve 8 years in cocaine, heroin distribution case
    A father and son from Glen Burnie will spend the next several years in federal prison in connection to a large-scale drug distribution operation running out of their home. U.S. District Court Judge Williams D. Quarles, Jr., last week senteced 58-year-...
  • Wisconsin DA says VA has lagged in drug-dealing probe

    The Department of Veterans Affairs has moved too slowly in its investigation of interstate drug distribution, a Wisconsin district attorney said Thursday in a letter to the agency's secretary and members of Congress. Sheboygan County District Attorney...
  • Florida woman admits role in drug conspiracy

    One of four Florida residents accused in a conspiracy to move cocaine and marijuana from Florida to Texas has pleaded guilty in Mississippi to a charge of interstate travel in aid of racketeering. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1zfJwsb) Jaylyn...
  • Lake County courts: Hammond man gets 15 years on heroin convictions

    Lake County courts: Hammond man gets 15 years on heroin convictions
    Hammond man gets 15 years for heroin A Hammond man was sentenced Wednesday by Lake Superior Court Judge Salvador Vasquez to 15 years in prison for dealing in a narcotic drug. Albert Lorenzo Armstrong, 40, was convicted April 1 during a jury trial of...
  • Australian opposition to capital punishment questioned

    Australia's political opposition accused the government of winding back the country's rejection of the death penalty during a heated debate Thursday following Indonesia's execution of two Australian drug traffickers. The execution by firing squad of...
  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for April 30

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. $5,000 REWARD OFFERED IN SHOOTING OF FLORIDA PANTHER Federal wildlife officials are offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction in...
  • Police: Man had 50 packets of heroin during arrest in Allentown

    Police: Man had 50 packets of heroin during arrest in Allentown
    An Allentown man was charged with having 50 packets of heroin to sell. Allentown police said Osval Burgos, 35, of the 1300 block of Chew Street was the subject of a drug investigation. He was stopped at 12:07 p.m. Tuesday at North 13th and Liberty...
  • Judge rejects coercion claim, gives man 10 years for Gary drug deal

    A federal judge sentenced a Chicago grandfather to 10 years in prison after he dismissed the defendant's story that he was threatened into helping negotiate a drug deal in Gary. Vincente Osorio, 61, pleaded guilty in August to two counts of conspiracy to...
  • Cocaine dealers convicted, sentenced to prison

    Cocaine dealers convicted, sentenced to prison
    John Butler Jr. and Victor Rhynes are returning to federal prison after getting caught and convicted again with selling cocaine throughout the state, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Orlando. The ex-convicts got together in 2011 after Butler,...
  • Sergeant defends drug officers on trial in racketeering case

    A Philadelphia police sergeant defended six of his former drug unit officers on trial in a sweeping racketeering case, telling jurors Wednesday he would have taken care of it had the theft, beatings and perjury described by drug dealers and an outcast...