Two men sentenced in Mexican Cartel drug ring sting - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Two men sentenced in Mexican Cartel drug ring sting

Posted: Updated:

Amarillo, TX - Two men who were arrested in connection the Mexican Drug Cartel sting in September have been sentenced Friday.

Bobby Holman and Joey Vallejo both pleaded guilty to drug related charges.

Holman has been sentenced to four years in prison for conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute more than 500 grams of cocaine.

Vallejo pleaded guilty to similar distribution charges for more than 50 grams of methamphetamine, and has been sentenced to seven and a half years.

It's been just about 6 months since 13 people were arrested after a nearly two year investigation by the FBI, DEA and Amarillo Police.

Now that Holman and Vallejo have been sentenced, Omar Mendoza is the last of the thirteen to hear his punishment. Mendoza is expected in court in march.

Powered by WorldNow
KSWO-TV, 1401 SE 60th Street
Lawton, OK 73501

Telephone: (580) 355-7000
Fax: (580) 357-3811
Email: news@kswo.com

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KSWO. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.