Devils Lake Woman Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Charge
FARGO - U.S. Attorney Timothy Q. Purdon announced that on Feb. 5, 2013, Ashley Lenoir of Devils Lake, N.D., pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge
Ralph R. Erickson to a charge of distribution of a controlled substance.
Lenoir, 32, pleaded guilty to selling methamphetamine, a Schedule II controlled
substance, on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation. The incident occurred on
Aug. 15, 2011.
The charge of distribution of a controlled substance carries a statutory maximum
penalty of 20 years' imprisonment.
The case was investigated by the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Drug
Sentencing for Lenoir has been scheduled for April 29, 2013, in U.S. District Court
in Fargo, N.D., at 1:30 p.m
Assistant U.S. Attorney Janice M. Morley is prosecuting the case.