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

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Vian Woman Sentenced To 37 Months For Methamphetamine Distribution

Muskogee, Oklahoma - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced that CORTNEY DAWN WILSON, age 22, of Vian, Oklahoma, was sentenced to 37 months imprisonment, followed by 3 years of supervised release for Distribution of Methamphetamine, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1); 841(b)(1)(C) and 18 U.S.C. Section 2.

The charges are a result from an investigation by the Sallisaw Police Department, the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Drug Enforcement Administration. The defendant was indicted in August, 2013 and pled guilty in October, 2013.

The Indictment alleged that on or about February 19, 2012, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant did knowingly and intentionally distribute a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine, a Schedule II Controlled Substance.

The Honorable James H. Payne, District Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over the hearing. The defendant will remain in the custody of the United States Marshal Service pending transportation to the designated federal facility at which she will serve her nonparolable sentence.

Assistant United States Attorney Dean Burris represented the United States.

Updated March 12, 2015