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April 25, 2007 - United States Attorney Patrick L. Meehan today announced the filing of a superseding indictment* against Paul King and Charles Hogan, a/k/a "Snap", charging that on or about June 28, 2005, they conspired to distribute and possessed with intent to distribute approximately 89.83 kilograms of cocaine, a Schedule II controlled substance, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 846 and 841(c)(1).


DEFENDANT


ADDRESS


AGE [Date of Birth]

Paul King

Philadelphia, PA

50 years old

Charles Hogan

Philadelphia, PA

47 years old

If convicted defendant King faces a maximum sentence of life imprisonment, a mandatory minimum period of 10 years incarceration, at least 5 years up to lifetime supervised release, a fine of $4,000,000, and a special assessment of $100.

If convicted, defendant Hogan faces a maximum sentence of life imprisonment, a mandatory minimum period of lifetime incarceration, at least 10 years up to a lifetime supervised release, a fine of $8,000,000, and a special assessment of $100.

The case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigation and has been assigned to Assistant United States Attorney Curtis R. Douglas.


UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
EASTERN DISTRICT, PENNSYLVANIA
Suite 1250, 615 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Contact:
RICH MANIERI
Media Contact
215.861.8525


*An Indictment or Information is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

 

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