Brunswick Man Pleads Guilty to Crack Cocaine Trafficking
PORTLAND, ME—United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Garry Collins, 46, of Brunswick, Maine, pleaded guilty today, in U.S. District Court in Portland to possession with intent to distribute more than 28 grams of cocaine base.
According to evidence presented at the plea hearing, on June 3, 2013, Collins and others packaged crack cocaine for distribution at a Portland hotel. The next day, he was found by Portland Police officers with crack cocaine and arrested.
Collins faces between 10 years and life in prison. He will be sentenced after completion of a presentence investigation report by the U.S. Probation Office.
The investigation was conducted by the Portland Police Department, the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.