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Rockford man gets 57 months in prison for cocaine trafficking

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A 30-year-old Rockford man will serve 57 months in federal prison plus three years of supervised release for his role in a drug trafficking operation.

Angelo Turner was sentenced Friday for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and distribution of cocaine. He pleaded guilty to the charge on October 25 and admitted to conspiring with others to distribute cocaine in the Rockford area between May 2012 and December 2012.

Turner's brother, 32-year-old John Turner, and 28-year-old Marquice Fields were also charged. John Turned pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 51 months in prison last October. Fields pleaded guilty to using a cell phone to facilitate drug conspiracy and was sentenced three years probation earlier this month.

Four Rockford men (32-year-old Nicholas Clark, 40-year-old Richard Clark, 26-year-old Steven Keenan, and 48-year-old Richard Rill) were also charged in a related case. All four pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and distribution of cocaine from early 2012 through December of that year.

Nicholas Clark was sentenced to 120 months in prison and eight years supervised release in August, Richard Clark was sentenced to 60 months in prison and four years supervised release in November, Keenan was sentenced to 60 months in prison and four years supervised release in September, and Rill was sentenced to 60 months in prison and five years supervised release in August.

 

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