Meth trafficking ring co-conspirators sentenced


ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Four men were sentenced today for their roles in a methamphetamine trafficking ring in Henderson county, according to Jill Westmoreland Rose, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina.

All four men, Nahuan Solano, Eric Lee Garber, Benjamin Nelson, and Allan Collado-Raudez pled guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute meth.

U.S. District Judge Max O. Cogburn, Jr sentenced them to 63 to 39 months in prison followed by 4 to 5 years of supervised release.

The leader of the ring, Maria Del Ruiz-Zazueta, is awaiting sentencing along with three others, Stephanie Alvarenga, Daniel Alfaro, and Antonio Barbosa.

They have all plead guilty for their involvement in the ring.

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