- Associated Press - Thursday, April 14, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A man Salt Lake City authorities once called public enemy No. 1 has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges.

The Deseret News reports (https://bit.ly/1qsnNd4 ) that 32-year-old Wayne LeRoy Burr, known as Miclo, was one of 13 people arrested 2014 as part of a drug trafficking ring involving the La Raza gang. Police also seized 10 pounds of methamphetamine, seven firearms, eight vehicles and about $175,000 in cash.

Burr has pleaded guilty to heroin distribution and money laundering in federal court.

He reached a plea agreement with prosecutors that includes an eight year prison sentence and requires him to give up $1,248, three vehicles and a 19-inch knife. The agreement is subject to a judge’s approval at the sentencing hearing.


Information from: Deseret News, https://www.deseretnews.com

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