A man has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking violations in the Eastern District of Texas.
According to U.S. Attorney John Bales, 31-year-old Rickey Spratling pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute ecstasy yesterday.in May, 2011, Spratling was found in possession of the drug ecstasy, which he intended to distribute. Spratling also admitted to possessing a gun during a drug trafficking crime. Spratling was indicted by a federal grand jury on Oct. 5, 2011.
Spratling faces up to 20 years in federal prison. A sentencing date has not been set.