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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Middle District of Pennsylvania

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Northampton County Man Sentenced To Prison For Federal Cocaine Trafficking Charges

     The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that a Northampton County man was sentenced today by Senior United States District Judge Edwin M. Kosik to serve 48 months in prison on the charge of conspiracy to distribute cocaine.

     According to United States Attorney Peter J. Smith, Reinaldo Colon-Seda, age 50, formerly of Wind Gap, Northampton County, previously admitted to participating in a conspiracy to distribute powder cocaine in the Monroe County and Northampton County areas in 2011.

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

     The investigation was conducted by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Monroe County Drug Task Force.

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

Updated April 17, 2015