10 Odessans Plead Guilty to Selling Cocaine

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - 10 Odessans busted for selling cocaine pleaded guilty to the charges in federal court on Tuesday.

The following people were arrested: Aureliano Aranda, Priscilla Rodriguez, Rene Vasquez, Santiago Martinez, Raul Hernandez, Sylvia Escovedo, Jorge Valenzuela, Sonia Rocha, Christopher Anaya and Ruben Rodriguez.

The FBI began investigating the group back in November of 2009.

We're told several of the drug dealers were responsible for dishing out a big amount dope throughout Odessa.

Two of the suspects face up to 40 years in prison, the others could get life.

A date for their sentencing has been set yet.