SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Three Holyoke residents have plead guilty to federal charges of selling oxycodone pills shipped from Florida.
Angel Luis Medina, 31, Luz Eneida Morales, 46, and Doel Vega, 24, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Springfield on Monday to conspiring to possess with intent to distribute oxycodone.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office says the defendants received in large quantities of oxycodone pills from Florida via Express Mail between January 2009 and April 11, 2013. The pills were sold in western Massachusetts and the drug profits were deposited in national banks with branches in Holyoke. The co-conspirators in Florida then withdrew the money.
The defendants face up to 20 years in prison and a $1 million fine when they are sentenced June 27th.