A La Crosse man was sentenced to 9 years and two months plus 6 years extended supervision for drug trafficking charges. 

Eugene Shields, 33, pleaded guilty to distributing cocaine and heroin throughout the La Crosse area. He was arrested on April 8, 2013. 

At his sentencing the judge stated that Shields was a “danger to the community.”

Shields' convicttion was the result of an investigation by the La Crosse Police Drug Investigation Unit, West Central MEG, and the La Crosse FBI Office.