Lincoln Men Charged with Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine, Methamphetamine, and Marijuana
United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced that on September 21, 2012, an indictment was unsealed charging Marco Antonio Martinez, 23, and Aaron Raul Nunez, 24, both of Lincoln, with conspiracy to distribute cocaine, methamphetamine, and marijuana between January of 2006 and January of 2012.
The conspiracy charge carries a possible penalty of not less than ten years, nor more than life in prison; a fine of up to $10 million; and a term of supervised release following the prison term of not less than five years.
Martinez and Nunez are scheduled for initial appearances in federal court in Lincoln on Tuesday, September 25, 2012.
The matter was investigated by the Lincoln/Lancaster County Narcotics Task Force, which includes officers of the Lincoln Police Department, the Lancaster County Sheriff's Department, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, (FBI), and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Police Department.