Local man facing federal drug charges
A Donnelly man who was facing charges for cocaine distribution in Stevens County District Court is among 26 people under federal indictment after authorities cracked a cocaine pipeline between Texas and Minnesota.
Refugio (Kookie) Hernandez Muniz, 51, was charged in March with first-degree felony sale of 10 grams or more of cocaine within a 90-day period. Muniz was facing penalties of 30 years in prison and/or a fine of $1 million.
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