Louisville, KY man pleads guilty to distributing 2CE
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY (BNO NEWS) – A Louisville, Kentucky man pleaded guilty on Monday to distributing 2,5 dimethozy-4-ethylphenthylamine, or 2CE, prosecutors announced on Tuesday.
Samuel David Mingo, 22, received 2CE in interstate commerce and distributed it for pay, even though it was mislabeled because its container did not provide directions for use, between June 2007 and May 2009.
Dimethozy-4-ethylphenthylamine is a synthetic, psychedelic drug that can cause severe hallucinations, and has been compared to LSD. 2CE is currently unscheduled by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, and it is not approved for use in the United States.
If convicted, Mingo faces a maximum penalty of one year in federal prison, a $1,000 fine, and one year of supervised release. Mingo us scheduled to be sentenced on August 16.
Tuesday, May 18th, 2010 at 11:02 pm
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