News Release
January 18, 2006
For more information contact: Assistant United States Attorney Dennis A. Fries

Two Oklahoma Men Plead Guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

JAN 18 -- MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA - United States Attorney Sheldon J. Sperling announced today that HERMAN McNAC, III, age 25, and RICKY SCOTT, JR., age 24, both of Muskogee, Oklahoma, entered pleas of guilty in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, at Muskogee, to a one count felony Information.

“McNACand SCOTTpled guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine,” reported United States Attorney Sperling. At a plea hearing, MCNAC and SCOTT admitted traveling to Norman, Oklahoma, obtaining one kilogram of cocaine, and distributing the cocaine to an undercover agent for the Drug Enforcement Administration.”

“United States Magistrate Judge Steven P. Shreder accepted the defendant’s guilty pleas and found them guilty,” U. S. Attorney Sperling noted.

McNACand SCOTTface a maximum sentence of forty (40) years imprisonment and/or a fine of up to $2,000,000.00, a mandatory term of supervised release of four (4) years, and a special monetary assessment of $100.00.

The charges arose from an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration. Assistant United States Attorney Dennis Fries represented the government.