PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A man has pleaded guilty to shipping cocaine to Western Pennsylvania from across the country by U.S. Mail.
Robert Forbes, 45, pleaded guilty to one count of violating federal narcotics laws, the Department of Justice announced Tuesday.READ MORE: Police Arrest Two Men In Kiski Twp. Following Reports Of Man Prowling Around Homes
The DOJ said Forbes is from California and would ship cocaine to various cities using the mailing system. One city was New Castle.READ MORE: Police Discover 63 Pairs Of Underwear In Home Of Burglary Suspect
Officials said Forbes was distributing and possessing five kilograms or more of cocaine from Aril 2017 to April 2019.
Forbes is from Jamacia and will likely face deportation after his sentence is served. He is not a U.S. citizen, officials said.MORE NEWS: Mother Facing Charges After Two Children Allegedly Left In Hot Car For Three Hours
He faces a minimum of 10 years in prison.