Sheldon man sentenced on federal drug charges

March 18, 2022 9:26am

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A Sheldon man has been sentenced to more than 12 years in prison on federal drug charges.

The U.S. Attorney’s Office says 39-year-old Scott Demers was convicted previously of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking.

Demers admitted to receiving large quantities of methamphetamine through the mail and distributing it. He also admitted to possessing a firearm in furtherance of trafficking methamphetamine.