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Four Men Convicted In I-96 Cocaine Incident

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LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) - Four men have been convicted and two of them already sentenced in connection with the seizure of approximately three kilograms of cocaine and crack cocaine on I-96 near Lansing.

Luis edwards, the suspected source of the drugs was sentenced on November 25 to 15 years and eight months in prison.

In August, Israel Mendez, a drug courier was sentenced to 30 years in prison.

The two Lansing men who were originally caught with the drugs, Gilbert Albarez and Rogelio Ruiz have now pled guilty and await sentencing.

The drug seizure happened on October 24 2012.

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