Eagletown Man Sentenced To 84 Months For 100 Marijuana Plants
Muskogee, Oklahoma - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced that CARL GENE BRANTLEY, age 58, of Eagletown, Oklahoma, was sentenced to 84 months imprisonment, followed by 4 years of supervised release for Manufacture of Marijuana, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1) and 841(b)(1)(B).
Charges arose from an investigation by the District 17 District Attorney’s Drug Task Force, the United States Forest Service and the Drug Enforcement Agency. The defendant was indicted in December, 2011 and pled guilty in August, 2012.
The Indictment alleged that beginning in or about September 2010, and continuing until on or about September 29, 2011, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, did knowingly and intentionally manufacture 100 or more marijuana plants, a Schedule I Controlled Substance.
The Honorable Ronald A. White, District Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over today’s hearing. The defendant remains in the custody of the United States Marshal Service, pending transportation to the designated federal prison at which he will serve his nonparolable sentence.
Assistant United States Attorney Shannon Henson represented the United States.