Paxton man faces twenty years to life in prison

By WEEK Reporter

February 14, 2014 Updated Feb 15, 2014 at 12:49 AM CDT

A Federal jury has found a 32-year-old Paxton man, Eddi Ramirez, guilty of running a big drug network in Central Illinois.

Prosecutors said they seized 20-pounds of cocaine, six pounds of heroin and over $850,000 in cash in their drug sweep.

Ramirez faces twenty years to life in prison when he's sentenced.