Final Defendant Sentenced in September Drug Bust

By Aaron Langston

Published 03/13 2014 05:44PM

Updated 03/13 2014 06:03PM

AMARILLO -- The final defendant in a multi-agency drug bust from September will spend more than 18-years behind bars.

Omar Mendoza was sentenced to 220 months in federal prison.

Mendoza was one of 13 people arrested in a multi-agency raid.

According to court documents the group had ties to the Mexican Gulf Cartel.

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