keyboard_arrow_up

Two from Utah arrested and sentenced in Federal Court for distributing methamphetamine

(Wyoming) - Recent arrests from US Federal Court: *Connie Jean Moffat*, 49, of Ogden, Utah, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl on June 29, 2016, for conspiracy to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine and for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Moffat was arrested in Casper, Wyoming. She received 120 months imprisonment, to be followed by five years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $200.00 special assessment and restitution in the amount of $500.00. This case was investigated by the Casper Police Department, the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. *James Hill*, 49, of Ogden, Utah, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl on June 29, 2016, for conspiracy to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine. Hill was arrested in Casper, Wyoming. He received 110 months imprisonment, to be followed by four years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and restitution in the amount of $500.00. This case was investigated by the Casper Police Department, the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. *Mark Antonio Ybarra*, 26, of Riverton, Wyoming, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl on June 29, 2016, for distribution of methamphetamine. Ybarra was arrested in Casper, Wyoming. He received two years of supervised probation and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and restitution in the amount of $300.00. This case was investigated by the Wyoming Division and the Bureau of Indian Affairs. *Littlelee Ragsdale*, 33, of Cheyenne, Wyoming, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal on June 27, 2016, for possession with intent to distribute over 50 grams of methamphetamine and for possession with intent to distribute less than 100 grams of heroin. Ragsdale was arrested in Casper, Wyoming. He received 108 months imprisonment, to be followed by four years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $200.00 special assessment and restitution in the amount of $400.00. This case was investigated by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation. *Gilbert Wayne Niles, Jr.*, 38, of Denver, Colorado, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on June 24, 2016, for aiding and abetting the operation of an unregistered aircraft. Niles received 36 months of supervised probation and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and a $1000.00 fine. This case was investigated by the U.S. Department of Transportation Office of Inspector General and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement. #oilcity #news