PITTSBURGH, Pa. (KDKA) – Two people have pled guilty to trafficking a massive amount of cocaine in Western Pennsylvania.
Danny Jackson, 33, and Moussa Jabateh, 32, both plead guilty in federal court to drug charges, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced Tuesday.READ MORE: Man In Stable Condition After Being Shot In Terrace Village
According to information presented in court, Jackson, Jabateh and their co-conspirators schemed to traffick and distribute between 50 to 150 kilograms of cocaine in Western Pennsylvania.READ MORE: Friends And Family Say Final Goodbyes To Ahmir Tuli
Jabateh got the cocaine, the Department of Justice said, and Jackson transported the drugs by bus from Philadelphia to Pittsburgh about twice a month for nine months.
The United States, according to the Department of Justice’s news release, seized $8 million in cash and other assets, 42 kilograms of cocaine, 12 kilograms of fentanyl, three kilograms of heroin and 121 grams of oxycodone.MORE NEWS: Ex-U.S. Attorney Trying To Help Free Man Convicted Of Killings
Sentencing for the two has been scheduled for March 24 of next year.