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Bail set at $25,000 for alleged smuggler

...for one of the alleged leaders of a drug-smuggling ring was set Tuesday in Juneau Superior Court at $25,000. Aaron Washington, 42, is charged with multiple felonies on charges of smuggling cocaine from Seattle and Anchorage and helping to...
Washington's first drug trial begins today

Jury selection in Aaron Washington's trial for alleged cocaine distribution is expected to begin this morning in Juneau Superior Court. Washington, a 42-year-old...
Key witness testifies in drug case

The state's key witness took the stand Tuesday in the trial of Aaron Washington, who authorities say is a kingpin of Juneau's drug trade and dealt drugs to a confidential police informant. That informant...
Jury convicts Washington

A jury found Aaron Washington guilty Thursday of distributing drugs from his apartment to a police informant. The jury took two and a half hours to come to...
Police: Cocaine came from Oregon, N.Y.

Authorities claim that pounds of cocaine imported for Aaron Washington's and Vonnie Williams' alleged drug distribution partnership came from Oregon and New York and date back as far as 2003. A...
Jury indicts two in drug smuggling case

...cocaine smuggling operation in Juneau with the indictments of two men by a grand jury. Vonnie Williams, 44, and Aaron Washington, 42, were charged with operating a continuing criminal enterprise, a felony that carries a sentence of 20 to 99...
Testimony continues in drug smuggling case

...mules. Geralyn Sue Dougherty, 42, said she transported drugs from California and New York into Juneau for both Aaron Washington and Vonnie Williams. The pair are accused of multiple felonies, including operating a continuing criminal enterprise...
Testimony continues in Juneau drug case

...biggest drug cases continued to roll out more witnesses Friday who said they dealt drugs for Vonnie Williams and Aaron Washington. Chris Faulk and his fiancée, Olivia Olsen, told jurors they went on drug-smuggling trips to Anchorage and Seattle...
Judge denies request to visit dying mother

Accused drug kingpin Aaron Washington asked the court Wednesday to lower his bail by $75,000 and...Appearing in court by phone from New Jersey, James Washington, Aaron Washington's brother, promised Pallenberg that during the visit he...
Informants for cocaine case have criminal histories

...Together the informants and witnesses are the primary basis of a grand jury charge that Vonnie Williams, 44, and Aaron Washington, 42, were co-leaders of a continuing criminal enterprise to import and sell cocaine in Juneau. The men are co-defendants...


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