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Florida Man Charged in Multi-Million Dollar Tulsa Drug Bust

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A Florida man accused of trafficking more than a million dollars worth of narcotics in March has been indicted by the federal grand jury.

51-year-old Restituto Morales was arrested in Tulsa County last month after a six month investigation resulted in the "largest combined heroin, ice and cocaine bust" the sheriff's office has seen.

Morales was reportedly driving the semi truck that contained 42 pounds of heroin, 37 pounds of meth and 33 pounds of cocaine. The approximate worth of the narcotics was four million dollars.

Morales is charged with possessing more than one kilogram of heroin, more than five kilograms of cocaine and more than 500 grams of meth with intent to distribute.

If convicted, Morales faces a mandatory minimum penalty of ten years imprisonment. The maximum penalty he faces would be life imprisonment and a $10,000,000 fine.

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