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Abilene man sentenced to 18 years for drug charges

By Maggie Contreras, mcontreras@ktxs.com
Published On: Jan 31 2013 09:50:58 PM CST
Updated On: Feb 01 2013 08:06:45 AM CST
Joshua Cisneros

Joshua Cisneros, 29, was sentenced to 18 years in federal prison.

ABILENE, Texas -

A judge sentenced Joshua Cisneros, 29, to 18 years in federal prison.

Cisneros was convicted of five drug-related charges in September 2012. The charges included possession with intent to distribute marijuana, methamphetamine, and cocaine.

Cisneros was involved in a drug bust on Locust Street in Abilene during August 2011.

A co-defendant in the case, Nicholas Albarado, 27, also of Abilene, was sentenced in November 2012 to 18 years in federal prison.