Ontario Men Convicted of Smuggling 10 Tonnes of Marijuana into U.S.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – American prosecutors say two Ontario men have been convicted of running a marijuana smuggling operation that brought nearly 10 metric tonnes of pot across New York’s northern border.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office says Michael Woods and Gaetan Dinelle, both of Cornwall, were convicted Wednesday after a six-day trial in federal court in Syracuse.

Officials say the men were found guilty of conspiracy charges involving the smuggling of more than 9,980 kilograms of marijuana into the U.S.

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