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Roseville Man Sentenced In Mississippi Drug Conspiracy; Dad, Harper Woods Man Awaiting Fate

The trio wanted to buy the cocaine in South Mississippi and deliver it to a man in Detroit, investigators said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/29/2015

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US: Prison Term For Key Figure In W.Va.-Detroit Drug Ring

A 38-year-old West Virginia man has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison for operating what the government called a Detroit-to-Wheeling drug ring.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2015

Three flee drug ring conviction. From left to right are Carlos Powell,  Earnest Proge, Jr., and Eric Powell.  (credit: United States Attorney’s Office)

Major Drug Case Leads To Life Sentences For Men Who Sparked Manhunt In Detroit

Two brothers convicted of drug trafficking have been sentenced to life in prison, capping an unusual case that included a manhunt when they fled Detroit before the jury’s verdict.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2014

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Ex-State Representative Gets Prison For Role In Drug Ring

Ex-state Rep. Ken Daniels was sentenced this week after a jury convicted him of structuring bank transactions to evade certain reporting requirements.

CBS Detroit–09/19/2014

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Father, Son Among 9 Charged In Suspected Ecstasy Trafficking Ring

Nine Metro Detroiters have been charged in a large-scale Ecstasy distribution ring.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2014

Three flee drug ring conviction. From left to right are Carlos Powell,  Earnest Proge, Jr., and Eric Powell.  (credit: United States Attorney’s Office)

Last Of 3 Fugitives In Detroit Drug Case Captured

The last of three men sought since they didn’t appear in a Detroit courtroom to hear the verdict in a major drug trial has been captured.

06/19/2014

Three flee drug ring conviction. From left to right are Carlos Powell,  Earnest Proge, Jr., and Eric Powell.  (credit: United States Attorney’s Office)

2 Of 3 Fugitives In Detroit Drug Case Captured

Federal authorities say they’ve arrested two of three men sought since they didn’t appear in a Detroit courtroom to hear the verdict in a major drug trial.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2014

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Higher Reward Offered To Catch Detroit Fugitive

The U.S. Marshals Service raised the top reward for information on Carlos Powell to $7,500 on Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/20/2014

Three flee drug ring conviction. From left to right are Carlos Powell,  Earnest Proge, Jr., and Eric Powell.  (credit: United States Attorney’s Office)

3 Drug Ring Leaders Flee Just Before Conviction On Federal Charges

It was one of the largest heroin and cocaine rings in metro Detroit history, prosecutors said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2014

3 From Mich. Arrested In Multi-State Drug Ring Bust

A pair of brothers and 18 other people from Indiana, Michigan and Ohio have been indicted on charges they ran a major operation that smuggled cocaine and methamphetamine from Mexico, federal prosecutors said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2013

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