Three Men Sentenced in California-Alaska Oxycodone Ring – KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE –

A federal judge has sentenced three residents of California’s capital who trafficked oxycodone in Alaska’s capital to lengthy prison terms, after an officer says they “submerged Juneau in a sea of addiction.”

In a Wednesday statement, U.S. Attorney Karen Loeffler’s office says U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Burgess this week sentenced 43-year-old Milan Caprice Thomas, 34-year-old Deandre Tyron Dantzler and 31-year-old (more…)

Oxycodone Dealer Convicted For Large Scale Drug Conspiracy And Witness … – SitNews

July 20, 2013
Saturday PM

(SitNews) Juneau, Alaska – After deliberating for four hours, a jury of four men and eight women found a California gang member guilty of drug conspiracy and witness tampering earlier this month.

Richard Melvin Corum, a/k/a “Little Man,” 30, a resident of Sacramento, California, was tried before U.S. District Court Judge Timothy M. Burgess in Juneau, Alaska.

According to Assistant (more…)

Las Vegas Oxycodone ring leader Nicholas Ghafouria gets 15 years, to forfeit over $1.2M – MyNews3

LAS VEGAS – A Las Vegas man who operated an illegal drug trafficking organization that transported prescription drugs from Las Vegas to Anchorage, Homer, Kenai, Soldotna and Wasilla, Alaska, and laundered more than $1 million through bank accounts in Las Vegas, was sentenced today to 15 years in prison for his guilty pleas to conspiracy, drug and money laundering charges.

Nicholas Ghafouria, (more…)