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Houston man faces possible life sentence

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Posted: Jul 22, 2010 6:07 AM
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: Houston, man, life, prison, sentence, Shreveport, cocaine

A 54-year-old Houston man faces a possible life prison sentence after being convicted in Shreveport
on a federal charge of conspiring to distribute cocaine.

Kenneth Clark was found guilty late Tuesday.

Authorities say he served as a courier who moved kilo-sized quantities of cocaine to Louisiana.

Much of the cocaine was distributed in the Monroe and Shreveport areas.

Sentencing has been set for Oct. 27.

Clark faces a minimum of 20 years - could be sentenced to life without parole.

He also could be fined up to $4 million.

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