Jose Salcido, 51, of Anthony, N.M., pled guilty to a cocaine trafficking charge, and faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison at sentencing.   The charges against his co-defendant Gerardo Garcia, 63, who was the sole fugitive, were dismissed following his deportation to Mexico.

 

 

 

Joey Martinez, 29, and Eloy Rios-Montoya, 40, both of Anthony, Texas, pled guilty to cocaine trafficking charges on Sept. 5, 2013 and Sept. 20, 2013, respectively.  Each faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison at sentencing.

 

 

 

Freddy Sanchez-Ramirez, 56, of Anthony, N.M., and Roberto Andres Urquidi, 34, of Canutillo, Texas, pled guilty to heroin trafficking charges on Sept. 20, 2013 and Nov. 7, 2013, respectively.  Each faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison at sentencing.

 

 

 

Jesus M. Baeza-Lascano, 44, of Anthony, N.M., pled guilty to a cocaine trafficking charge on July 23, 2013, and was sentenced to ten months in prison on Oc. 22, 2013.  Baeza-Lascano, a Mexican national, will be deported after he completes his prison sentence.  The charges against his co-defendant Martin Nevarez, 49, of Anthony, N.M., were dismissed.

 

Jose Alvarez, 27, of Anthony, N.M., and Angel Herrera, 31, of Berino, N.M., each pled guilty on Sept. 12, 2013, to a felony information charging them with a heroin trafficking conspiracy.  Each was sentenced to time-served and two years of supervised release.