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June 26, 2007 - United States Attorney Patrick L. Meehan today announced the filing of a 10 count indictment* against Victor Rondon, a/k/a “Carlos Diaz-Aponte, a/k/a “Cruz,” and Luis Santos, a/k/a “Miguel Rosario,” charging them conspiracy to distribute, distribution, and possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, cocaine and heroin, and aiding and abetting, in violation of 21 U.S.C. §§ 846, 841(a)(1), (b)(1)(A) and 18 U.S.C. § 2. The indictment alleges that they distributed more than 200 grams of crack cocaine, 22 grams of cocaine and a quantity of heroin in a 9 month time period.


DEFENDANT


ADDRESS


AGE [Date of Birth]

Victor Rondon
Philadelphia, Pa.
27
Luis Santos
Philadelphia, Pa.
33

If convicted, Victor Rondon faces life imprisonment, 10 years mandatory minimum term of imprisonment, a $21,000,000 fine, 5 years supervised release, and a $900 special assessment.
If convicted, Luis Santos faces life imprisonment, 10 years mandatory minimum term of imprisonment, a $16,000,000 fine, 5 years supervised release, and a $600 special assessment.


The case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Agency and has been assigned to Assistant United States Attorney Virgil B. Walker.


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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