FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
WEDNESDAY - August 10, 2011
HARNETT COUNTY COCAINE DEALER SENTENCED
GREENVILLE - United States Attorney Thomas G. Walker announced that in federal court on August 8, 2011, TABIES QUAMAINE HOLIDAY, 21, of Harnett County, was sentenced by Chief United States District Judge Louise Wood Flanagan for his role in a crack cocaine trafficking conspiracy. HOLIDAY was sentenced to 78 months’ imprisonment followed by five years of supervised release.
A Criminal Information was filed on February 14, 2011, charging HOLIDAY with conspiring to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute 50 grams or more of cocaine base (crack), in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Section 846. HOLIDAY pled guilty to the conspiracy charge on April 8, 2011.
This case arose out of an investigation into drug trafficking activity in Harnett County, North Carolina. Among the various targets identified was HOLIDAY. The evidence showed that HOLIDAY and other members of the conspiracy were distributing crack cocaine at various locations in the Eastern District of North Carolina.
Investigation of this case was conducted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, in conjunction with the Harnett County Sheriff’s Office.
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