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South Sioux City Man Sentenced to more than 10 Years in Prison for Conspiring to Distribute Methamphetamine

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Nebraska

United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced that Carlos Saul Vargas-Romero, 30, of South Sioux City, Nebraska, was sentenced on October 27, 2015, to 121 months in prison by United States District Judge Laurie Smith Camp. Vargas-Romero had previously pled guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute more than 50 grams of Methamphetamine for his involvement in a conspiracy to distribute multiple pounds of methamphetamine in the South Sioux City Nebraska area.  After serving his sentence Vargas-Romero will likely be deported as he is currently in the country illegally.  

This case was the result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration and Nebraska State Patrol.

Updated October 30, 2015

Drug Trafficking