Philadelphia man charged with attempted possession of cocaine
Albert Feaster, 40, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was charged today by Indictment with attempted possession of 5 kilograms or more of cocaine with intent to distribute, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger. The indictment charges that on April 24, 2009, Feaster attempted to possess with the intent to distribute approximately 30 kilograms of cocaine.
If convicted, the defendant faces a maximum sentence of life imprisonment, a lifetime mandatory minimum term of imprisonment, an $8,000,000 fine, lifetime supervised release (ten years mandatory supervised release), and a $100 special assessment.
This case has been investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Delaware State Police. The case has been assigned to Assistant United States Attorney Thomas M. Zaleski.
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