Philip H. Tarbell, a former chief of the St. Regis Mohawk Tribe
of New York who is awaiting sentencing on drug charges, was arrested on another drug charge.
Tarbell, 69, is accused of selling Ecstasy to an undercover agent. The incident occurred in New York City, authorities said.
Tarbell was due to be sentenced on a charge of possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance when he was arrested. That case involved marijuana.
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Former St. Regis chief accused of selling Ecstasy
(The Watertown Daily Times 11/8)
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