Dews Gets 54-Month Sentence For His Part In Chattanooga Cocaine Ring

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Rickey Dews
Rickey Dews

Rickey Louis "Uncle Rickey" Dews has been sentenced to 54 months in federal prison for his part in a Chattanooga cocaine ring.

Dews appeared before Judge Sandy Mattice.

Prosecutor Chris Poole said Dews, 56, obtained 186 grams from co-defendant Danny Cox in 2015.

An informant made a number of buys from Cox, then a wire tap was placed on his phone. Some of the calls were with Dews.

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