Franklin County woman handed two year prison sentence for drug trafficking

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HARRISBURG, PA.(WPMT) A federal court judge has sentenced a Franklin County woman to two years and three months in prison for her role in a drug trafficking conspiracy.  Perla Roman, 32, of Waynesboro, pleaded guilty in July 2014, to conspiring with others to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine hydrochloride.

 
According to U.S. Attorney Peter Smith, from 2010 to 2013, Roman and others distributed cocaine hydrochloride in south central Pennsylvania, Maryland and Virginia. The drug ring obtained cocaine in Chicago, Illinois, transported it back to the Waynesboro area and distributed it in the surrounding counties as well as Maryland and Virginia.