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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Scarborough Man Sentenced to Almost 3 Years For Drug Trafficking Conspiracy

Contact: Daniel J. Perry
Assistant United States Attorney
Tel: (207) 780-3257

Portland, Maine: United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced today Chad Conner, age 35, of Scarborough was sentenced by United States District Judge Nancy Torresen for the crime of conspiring to distribute and possess with intent to distribute oxycodone and cocaine. Conner received a sentence of 33 months in prison to be followed by 3 years of supervised release for these crimes.

Evidence in the case showed that from at least August 2014 through April 2015, Conner was part of a drug trafficking organization that distributed oxycodone and cocaine from different locations in the Scarborough area.  Various co-conspirators would obtain the oxycodone pills and cocaine from out of state sources of supply.  The drugs would then be brought to various locations in Maine whereupon they would be distributed by Conner and other conspirators to their customer base in the Scarborough area. 

Conner was charged with conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute oxycodone and cocaine in October 8, 2015.   Conner pleaded guilty to the charge on October 28, 2015. 
 
This case results from a joint investigation conducted by Scarborough Police Department and DEA.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
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Updated April 25, 2016