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MIAMI (AP) — A convicted Honduran drug kingpin whose cocaine supplied the Mexican cartel headed by the trafficker known as “El Chapo” has been sentenced to life in U.S. prison.

Court records show a Miami federal judge imposed the sentence Monday on 41-year-old Sergio Neftali Mejia-Duarte. He was convicted by a jury in January of cocaine trafficking charges involving tons of the drug.

Trial testimony showed that Mejia-Duarte used speedboats, helicopters and airplanes to smuggle cocaine into the U.S. Witnesses testified that much of the cocaine was supplied to the Sinaola Cartel headed by Joaquin Guzman Loera, also known as “El Chapo.” Guzman is jailed in New York awaiting trial.

Authorities say Mejia-Duarte was responsible for trafficking at least 22 tons (20,000 kilograms) of cocaine into the U.S.