A Florida fisherman is facing a possible life sentence after finding, and trying to sell cocaine that he found in the Gulf.

Thomas Breeding, 32, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute about 45 pounds of cocaine that he found in the Gulf of Mexico. His sentencing is coming February 16th.

Breeding and four others were indicted by a grand jury in September. He found the cocaine, and set up a distribution network with the other four people. who also pleaded guilty.