Jamestown Man Pleads Guilty To Cocaine Charge, Faces 20 Years In Prison

first_imgBUFFALO – A Jamestown man, who is on parole, has pleaded guilty a cocaine trafficking charge and faces up to 20 years in prison and a $1 million fine.Shaquelle Coleman, 27, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara to possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine. Sentencing is scheduled for Jan. 21.Coleman was arrested with another absconding parolee, Earl Stone Jr., on Jan. 23, for violating terms of parole, according to Assistant U.S. Attorney Meghan E. Leydecker, who is handling the case.Both were located in the upstairs bedroom of a residence on West 7th Street. During a search of the two defendants, law enforcement officers said they recovered $1,400 in U.S. Currency. They also recovered a quantity of suspected crack cocaine, a digital scale with white residue, and three cellular telephones from the residence. Stone was previously convicted and is awaiting sentencing.The plea is the culmination of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, under the direction of Special Agent-in-Charge Stephen Belongia; the Jamestown Police Department, under the direction of Acting Chief Timothy Jackson; the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, under the direction of under the direction of Acting Commissioner Anthony J. Annucci; and the New York State Police, under the direction Major James Hall. Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)last_img read more

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Liverpool Reject Barcelona’s £90.4m Second Coutinho Bid – Reports

first_img25-year-old Coutinho, who signed a five-year contract with the Anfield side in January this year, is reportedly keen to join Barcelona if a deal can be struck by the two clubs.The Brazilian joined Liverpool from Inter Milan in January 2013, becoming an integral part in Liverpool’s charge for success, scoring 13 goals and providing seven assists for Klopp’s men last season.Related Liverpool have reportedly rejected the second Barcelona bid worth £90.4m for Brazilian midfielder, Philippe Coutinho.According to Sky Sports, Barcelona has offered Liverpool another deal of £76.8m initial fee, with £13.6m add-ons, following Liverpool’s rejection of the first bid in July, believed to be around £72m.last_img read more

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