MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) – A Spaniard who operated a major cocaine money-laundering ring in Miami has been sentenced to 150 years in U.S. prison.

Alvaro Lopez Tardon, who lived in Madrid, Spain, and Miami Beach, was convicted by a jury in June.

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On Monday, U.S. District Judge Joan Lenard sentenced Lopez Tardon.

The FBI said Lopez Tardon ran an international drug trafficking ring that distributed cocaine in Madrid and laundered more than $15 million in drug proceeds through a series of wire transfers. He also owned a Miami car dealership used in the scheme.

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Lopez Tardon must forfeit numerous assets linked to the drug trade; which included luxury condominium units, three bank accounts and cars that include a Bugatti Veyron, a Ferrari Enzo, three Mercedes-Benzes and a Rolls Royce Ghost.

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