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Carbon County Woman Sentenced To Prison For Federal Cocaine Trafficking Charges

May 30, 2013

     The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that a Carbon County woman was sentenced today by Senior United States District Judge Edwin M. Kosik to serve 60 months in prison on the charge of conspiracy to distribute cocaine.

     According to United States Attorney Peter J. Smith, Bonnie Vosburgh, age 23, of Nesquehoning, Carbon County, previously admitted to participating in a conspiracy to distribute crack cocaine and powder cocaine in the Carbon County area between January of 2011 and December of 2012.

     In addition to the prison term, Senior Judge Kosik also ordered that Vosburgh be supervised by a probation officer for four years following her prison sentence.

     The investigation was conducted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and the Nesquehoning and Lansford Police Departments in Carbon County.

     The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Robert J. O’Hara.


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