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Cambria Co. woman pleads guilty to drug possession


By: WJAC Web Staff

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. -- A Johnstown woman arrested on suspicion of drug possession and intent to distribute plead guilty to federal charges Monday.

Investigators said Rukiya Smith, 35, distributed less than 28 grams of cocaine base, also known as crack, and less than 100 grams of heroin last March.

She also plead guilty after she possessed less than 100 grams of heroin with intent to distribute it last April.

Smith will have to pay a $2 million fine and or a maximum sentence of 40 years in jail.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Cambria County Drug Task Force conducted the investigation that led to the prosecution of her.

Cambria Co. woman pleads guilty to drug possession

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