Evansville man convicted on drug dealing charges

Evansville man convicted on drug dealing charges

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Officials with the prosecutor’s office tell 14 News that 33-year-old Mario Watkins of Evansville was found guilty after a two day trial.

Mario Watkins, 33. (Source: Vanderburgh Co. Prosecutor Twitter)
Mario Watkins, 33. (Source: Vanderburgh Co. Prosecutor Twitter)

Investigators began investigating Watkins in 2017.

Officials say he was dealing large quantities of meth. After the verdict, officials say Watkins pleaded guilty to an habitual offender enhancement.

He’ll be sentenced in July.

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