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3 years later Palestine man sentenced

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TYLER, TX - A 33-year-old Palestine man has been sentenced to federal prison for drug and gun violations. 

Raymond Torres, Jr., pleaded guilty in November of 2007, to possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine and carrying a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking and has now been sentenced to 132 months in federal prison by U.S. District Judge Michael Schneider.  Torres was also ordered to forfeit two firearms.

According to information provided in court, Torres was arrested in December of 2006 following a traffic stop in Van Zandt County. Torres was indicted by a federal grand jury on July 10, 2007, and charged with drug and gun violations.

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