A federal grand jury in Cleveland has indicted 18 men and women from the New York and Youngstown areas, charging them with conspiracy to distribute cocaine and crack cocaine and using a telephone to facilitate the drug trafficking.
Named in a 47-count indictment are:
Emma E. Martinez, 37, of South Garland Avenue, Youngstown.Thomas Andujar Jr., 32, of Shehy Street, Youngstown.Luis A. Morales, Fourth Street, Struthers.Frank Martinez, North Garland Avenue, Youngstown.Richard M. Stewart, 39, of Arch Street, Youngstown.Linda A. Martinez, 30, of North Garland Avenue, Youngstown.John Martinez, 32, of Loretta Court, Youngstown.Karen A. Vargas, 36, of Wyandot Lane, Youngstown.Larry G. Osment, no age available, Cascade Drive, Youngstown.Edward Pacheco, 35, of Chatham Lane, Youngstown.Christian Polanco, Maria Ramirez and Jose Diaz of New York.
Named in a 21-count indictment are:
Andra Hebrew Rodriguez, no age given, Donation Street, Youngstown.Pedro J. Carmona, 37, Garland Avenue, Youngstown.Ernest K. Cottle, 41, of Albert Street, Youngstown.Luis A. Munoz, 32, of Parnell Street, Youngstown.Pedro A. Garcia, 30, Grandview Avenue, Youngstown.