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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Oklahoma

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, March 31, 2014

Hugo Man Pleads Guilty To Methamphetamine Distribution

Muskogee, Oklahoma - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced today that SAMMY WAYNE DAVIS, age 46, of Hugo, Oklahoma, pled guilty to Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(I) and 924(e).

The charge arose from an investigation by the Hugo Police Department, the Choctaw County Sheriff’s Office and District 17 District Attorney’s Drug Task Force. The defendant was indicted in February, 2013.

The Indictment alleged that on or about June 5, 2011, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, did knowingly and intentionally possess with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine, a Schedule II Controlled Substance.

The Honorable Kimberly E. West, Magistrate Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over today’s hearing and ordered the completion of a presentence investigation report. The defendant remains in the custody of the United States Marshal Service pending sentencing.

The statutory range of punishment is not less than 10 years up to Life imprisonment and/or up to a $8,000,000.00 fine and up to 8 years of supervised release.

Assistant United States Attorney Dean Burris represented the United States.

Updated March 12, 2015