Tiverton man to be sentenced for drug trafficking

A 37-year-old Tiverton man faces life behind bars when he's sentenced on federal drug trafficking charges.

Ian D. Andrade will be sentenced{}on August 7, 2014, having pleaded guilty{}to trafficking cocaine and possessing a firearm.

Andrade was arrested in Newport in November after police searched his vehicle and found about{}400 grams of cocaine, a loaded firearm and more than $4,400 in cash.