Man gets 11 years in prison for fentanyl trafficking

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to 11 ½ years in prison for participating in a fentanyl trafficking conspiracy in New Hampshire.

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Court documents say Julio Saldana, 19, of Lawrence, Massachusetts, got into an altercation with rival gang members, which resulted in a shooting. When he was related to charges related to the shooting, officers recovered about 160 grams of fentanyl from his pocket.

He and another defendant, Steven Guerrero, 19, also of Lawrence, pleaded guilty in December. Guerrero was sentenced to over five years in prison.

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