Jefferson County Woman Guilty of Federal Drug Trafficking Violations
Beaumont, Texas
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   Officer killed in crash was shot in face the year before
ߦ   Repeat Sex Offender Sentenced To 45-Years
ߦ   $15,000 Reward in teen’s murder case
ߦ   13 men in Denton County accused of trying to have sex with minors
ߦ   Stopping Human Traffickers
ߦ   Texas Sheriff's Deputy Survives Fiery Crash During Pursuit
ߦ   Archdiocese set to release names of ‘credibly accused’ priests in Houston region
ߦ   Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing US waters
ߦ   Constable K-9 Captures Evading Suspect
ߦ   Early Morning Traffic Stop Leads to Mexican National with History of Sexual Abuse of Children referred to DHS
ߦ   Feds, Bexar deputies raid 4 San Antonio sites, seize luxury autos
ߦ   Houston cop killer executed in Huntsville, three decades after officer slaying
ߦ   Human remains discovered by utility crew in San Antonio area
ߦ   Pair Jailed In Bacliff Drug Bust
ߦ   Supervisor at Louisiana Correctional Facility Pleads Guilty to Violating Civil Rights of Five Inmates
ߦ   $7,500 Reward Offered for Most Wanted Fugitive, Gang Member from Central Texas
ߦ   4 HPD officers shot in southeast Houston narcotics operation, a fifth injured
ߦ   Beaumont Man Charged in Connection with Shooting of Girlfriend and Child
ߦ   Funeral services announced for slain Bexar County K9 Chucky
ߦ   Jasper County Woman Sentenced for Production of Child Pornography
ߦ   Joint probe leads to bar closure
ߦ   Constables Arrest The Bonaire Burglar
ߦ   Migrant with flesh-eating bacteria detained at US border
ߦ   Sheriff Expands Chaplain Program
ߦ   Springfield Police: 150 customers attended illegal marijuana ‘vendor party’ at Mardi Gras strip club
ߦ   St. Louis officer charged after deadly game with revolver
ߦ   Storm Spotter Training Program Scheduled for Thursday February 7th

 
Search Archives:

BEAUMONT, Texas – A 56-year-old Beaumont woman has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown today.

 

Minnie Annette Coleman pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute crack cocaine and conspiracy to launder money on June 26, 2018 before U.S. Magistrate Judge Keith Giblin.

 

According to information presented in court, since December 2012, Coleman was involved in a drug trafficking organization that distributed crack cocaine in the Beaumont, Texas, area.  During this time, Coleman allowed drugs and drug proceeds to be stored at her home in the 3300 block of Paris Street in Beaumont and she was personally responsible for delivering crack cocaine to others in the Beaumont area.  Coleman was indicted by a federal grand jury and charged with drug trafficking violations on Feb. 7, 2018.     

 

                Under federal statutes, Coleman faces at least 10 years in federal prison at sentencing.  The minimum statutory sentence prescribed by Congress is provided here for information purposes, as the sentencing will be determined by the court based on the advisory sentencing guidelines and other statutory factors.  A sentencing hearing will be scheduled after the completion of a presentence investigation by the U.S. Probation Office.

 

This case is being prosecuted under the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) as a joint investigation.  The principal mission of the OCDETF program is to identify, disrupt and dismantle the most serious drug trafficking organizations, weapons trafficking offenders, money laundering organizations, and those individuals responsible for the nation’s illegal drug supply. 

 

                This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Beaumont Police Department and is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Christopher T. Rapp.

 

####

 

 

Davilyn Walston

Public Information Officer/Law Enforcement Coordinator

U.S. Attorney's Office

Eastern District of Texas

Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
© 1999-2019 The Police News. All rights reserved.