Houston man sentenced on drug charges

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A drug dealer who was arrested after a traffic stop on I-10 will spend the next 11 years in prison.

Christopher Wade, 42, was pulled over on I-10 near Grosse Tete in May 2012.  Deputies found 15 kilograms of cocaine, all packaged in one kilogram amounts.

Wade admitted that he planned to distribute the drugs in New Orleans.

He was convicted of possession with intent to distribute five or more kilograms of cocaine.

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