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March 8, 2007 - United States Attorney Patrick L. Meehan announced the filing of a two-count Indictment* charging Jorge Canuelas with attempting to possess with intent to distribute approximately 1.4 kilograms of cocaine, in violation of 21 U.S.C. § 846. If convicted, defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of 40 years imprisonment, with a 5-year mandatory minimum, a mandatory minimum of 4 years supervised release up to a lifetime of supervised release, a $2,000,000 fine, and a $100 special assessment.


DEFENDANT


ADDRESS


AGE [Date of Birth]

JORGE CANUELAS
Philadelphia,PA
1965

The case was investigated by United States Postal Inspection Service and is assigned to Assistant United States Attorney Denise S. Wolf.


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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