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NORWALK MAN SENTENCED TO 41 MONTHS
IN PRISON FOR SELLING CRACK COCAINE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 4, 2012

David B. Fein, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that RAYMOND COCHRAN, 33, of Norwalk, was sentenced today by United States District Judge Vanessa L. Bryant in Hartford to 41 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for selling crack cocaine.

According to court documents and statements made in court, on December 6, 2008, in Norwalk, COCHRAN and Mark Green sold approximately eight grams of crack cocaine for $600 to an individual working with law enforcement.

On June 25, 2012, COCHRAN pleaded guilty to one count of possessing with the intent to distribute, and distributing, cocaine base (“crack”).

Green also pleaded guilty and, on January 4, 2012, he was sentenced to 36 months of imprisonment.

This case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and the Stamford Police Department.  The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Michael E. Runowicz.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS CONTACT:

U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
Tom Carson
(203) 821-3722
thomas.carson@usdoj.gov

 

 

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