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January 17, 2006
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BALTIMORE COCAINE TRAFFICKER SENTENCED TO OVER 10 YEARS
BALTIMORE, Maryland - United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Rod J. Rosenstein announces that today U.S. District Judge Richard D. Bennett sentenced Randall L. Williams, Jr., age 33, of Baltimore, to 126 months in prison followed by 5 years of supervised release for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine base.
According to the statement of facts presented to the court on September 19, 2005 at his guilty plea, on February 22, 2005, in the downtown/Fells Point area, Williams sold 27.5 grams of cocaine base in a transaction recorded by DEA agents. On April 19, 2005, in the downtown/Fells Point area, Williams sold 28.2 grams of cocaine in a transaction recorded by DEA agents. On both occasions Williams obtained the cocaine base from his brother, Charles Zedreck Williams. The conspiracy lasted from February 22, 2005 through May 11, 2005.
Charles Williams, age 29, of Baltimore, pled guilty to conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine base and was sentenced on December 20, 2005 to 121 months in prison followed by five years of supervised release.
United States Attorney Rod J. Rosenstein thanked the Drug Enforcement Administration for their investigative work, and commended Assistant United States Attorney Stephanie Gallagher, who prosecuted the case.