ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — An Aspen resident accused of helping to lead a cocaine trafficking ring has been sentenced to four years and five months in prison, followed by five years of supervised probation.
Wayne Reid also was ordered on Monday to forfeit more than $116,000 in cash to the federal government.
Investigators had described Reid as a key figure in bringing cocaine from the Los Angeles area to the Aspen area for more than a decade. Reid pleaded guilty in January 2012 to possessing with the intent to distribute at least five kilograms of cocaine.
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