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Two men from Eatonton pleaded guilty Tuesday to distributing crack cocaine.

According to a release from Michael J. Moore, U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, 37-year-old Frank Eugene Mathis and 29-year-old Shellany Omar Denham entered pleas of guilty to distribution of cocaine base also known as crack cocaine.

The pair appeared before the Honorable C. Ashley Royal in U.S. District Court.

Mathis also pleaded guilty to possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Sentencing for both men is set for April 24, 2013.

The case was investigated by the Putnam County Sheriff's Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration.