Man pleads guilty to drug of­fense

The Times-Tribune - - Local / State - — CLAY­TON OVER

A Toby­hanna man ac­cused of selling heroin in Mon­roe County pleaded guilty Mon­day to fed­eral drug charges.

Vic­tor Tello, 25, en­tered the plea be­fore U.S. Dis­trict Judge Malachy E. Man­nion. The charges against him stem from an in­ves­ti­ga­tion by the Drug En­force­ment Ad­min­is­tra­tion, state po­lice, Po­cono Moun­tain Re­gional Po­lice De­part­ment and the Mon­roe County dis­trict at­tor­ney’s office.

Mr. Tello sold be­tween 40 and 60 grams of heroin, the equiv­a­lent of 1300 and 2200 re­tail bags, in Novem­ber and De­cem­ber 2013, ac­cord­ing to pros­e­cu­tors.

Mr. Tello will be sen­tenced fol­low­ing the com­ple­tion of a pre-sen­tenc­ing re­port.

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