Ex-cop gets 19 years for gang, drug crimes

January 12, 2013 8:56:36 AM PST
A former Chicago police officer has been sentenced to 19 years in prison for his role in a gang crime ring stretching from northwest Indiana to Texas into Mexico.

Alex Guerrero, 41, admitted he possessed and distributed cocaine and took part in robberies while he was a Chicago police officer.

Guerrero was sentenced in Indiana this week along with two members of the Latin Kings street gang.