Man to serve 9 years for meth trafficking

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A Mexican national has been sentenced to nine years in prison for trafficking methamphetamine in northwestern New Mexico.

Pricilo Garcia-Jimenez was in the country illegally and will be deported after completing his prison sentence.

Garcia-Jimenez was arrested in May 2012, accused of distributing meth to an undercover agent on five occasions. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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