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Pittsburgh man admits to selling drugs

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A Pittsburgh man on Thursday pleaded guilty to selling cocaine and heroin in western Pennsylvania.

Devon Horne, 31, entered the plea in U.S. District Court in front of District Judge Mark R. Hornak. Horne also admitted he was on supervised release for selling heroin at the time he sold the drugs.

Prosecutors said that, on Jan. 4, he was found with drugs.

Sentencing is scheduled for Jan. 23.

Assistant United States Attorney Brendan T. Conway is prosecuting this case on behalf of the government.

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration conducted the investigation that led to the prosecution of Horne.

Chuck Biedka is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Chuck at 724-226-4711, [email protected] or via Twitter @ChuckBiedka.

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