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RHODE ISLAND DRUG CASE: Mass.Man Sentenced in Cocaine Delivery Case

Posted by Matthew Marin | May 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

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VIA THE PROVIDENCE JOURNAL

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- A Massachusetts man convicted in Rhode Island of drug trafficking was sentenced Friday to five years in federal prison.

Julio Ernesto Soto, of Salem, Mass., was arrested in a November 2010 Drug Enforcement Administration sting.

An informant working with the DEA arranged to buy $24,000 worth of cocaine from the 30-year-old Soto. DEA agents and local police officers arrested Soto when he arrived at the informant's home to deliver the drugs.

An attorney for Soto did not immediately return a call seeking comment.

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