Four Maine men pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to conspiring to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute oxycodone and cocaine. 

Department of Justice

United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Mark Tasker, a/k/a “Mackie”, 49, of Dexter, Maine; Greg Tasker, 28, of Stetson, Maine; and Eugene Moulton, 67, and Antoinette Perreault, a/k/a “Toni”, 48, both of Harmony pleaded guilty.

According to court records, between January 2002 and November 2014, the defendants conspired to distribute oxycodone and/or five kilograms or more of cocaine in the Dexter area.  The drugs were acquired in Rhode Island.  Father and son, Mark and Greg Tasker, distributed oxycodone and cocaine. Moulton and Perreault distributed cocaine.  Mark Tasker also pled guilty to maintaining a drug-involved premises for allowing his Liberty Street residence in Dexter to be used for drug distribution activities.

Co-defendants John Williams, Cynthia Williams, Whitney Chadbourne, and Corey Pomerleau pled guilty in the case on January 25, 2016 and await sentencing.

Mark Tasker faces between 10 years and life in prison, a $10,000,000 fine, and between five years and life on supervised release on the conspiracy charge and up to 20 years in prison, a $500,000 fine and three years of supervised release on the premises charge. Greg Tasker, Moulton and Perreault face up to 20 years in prison, a $1,000,000 fine and between three years and life on supervised release.

The case was investigated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency, with assistance provided by the Dexter Police Department, and the Penobscot County and Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Offices.