February 14, 2017
Contact: SA Timothy Desmond
Phone Number: (617) 557-2100
Dexter Man Pleads Guilty To Cocaine Conspiracy Charge
FEB 14 - BANGOR, Maine - Michael J. Ferguson Special Agent in Charge of the Drug Enforcement Administration for New England and United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Donald Vigue, 42, of Dexter, Maine, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to conspiring to distribute cocaine.
According to court records, Vigue participated for several years in a conspiracy run by Roger Belanger and his daughter, Kelli Mujo, that existed between January 2002 and November 2014, to acquire cocaine in Rhode Island and distribute it in the Dexter area. Vigue is the ninth person to plead guilty in the investigation. On August 19, 2016, Belanger and Mujo were convicted following a jury trial.
The defendant faces up to 20 years in prison, a $1,000,000 fine and between three years and life on supervised release. He will be sentenced after the completion of a presentence investigation report by the U.S. Probation Office.
The case was investigated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency, with assistance provided by the Dexter Police Department, the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office and the Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Office.