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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Maine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, December 14, 2020

New York Man Pleads Guilty to Possessing Cocaine Base and Fentanyl with Intent to Distribute

BANGOR, Maine:  A New York man pleaded guilty Friday in federal court to possessing cocaine base and fentanyl with intent to distribute, U.S. Attorney Halsey B. Frank announced.

According to court records, on November 15, 2019, law enforcement officers encountered Terrence Robinson, aka “Trevor Scott,” 27, in Bangor. Robinson had active warrants for his arrest. Officers searched Robinson and located packages of drugs concealed in his pants. Officers seized a package containing 66.9 grams of a mixture containing cocaine base and a package containing 68.9 grams of a mixture containing fentanyl, heroin and methamphetamine.

Robinson faces between five and 40 years in prison and a fine of up to $5 million. He also faces between four years and a lifetime of supervised release. He will be sentenced after the completion of a presentence investigation report by the U.S. Probation Office.

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, the Maine State Police and the Bangor Police Department investigated the case. 

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Opioids
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Contact: 
Nicholas Heimbach Assistant U.S. Attorney Tel: (207) 945-0373
Updated December 14, 2020