10 indicted in Aspen cocaine ring
ASPEN — The U.S. Attorney’s Office says 10 people, including six from Aspen and four from Los Angeles, have been indicted on charges of distributing more than five kilograms of cocaine in the Aspen area over the past year.
The indictment says $175,614 in cash was seized during the investigation along with more than $2 million in drug related property.
Investigators said the organization distributed over 200 kilograms of cocaine in Aspen over the past 15 years, according to Jeffrey Dorschner, spokesman for the U.S. attorney’s office in Denver.
If convicted, the suspects could face up to life in prison and a $10 million fine.