Tahlequah Man Sentenced To Six Months For Unlawful Use Of Cell Phone In Facilitating Commission Of A Felony
Muskogee, Oklahoma - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced that CAMERON LYDELL FOSTER, Jr., age 26, of Tahlequah, Oklahoma, was sentenced to 6 months imprisonment, followed by 1 year of supervised release for Unlawful Use of Communications Facility, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Section 843(b).
Charges arose from an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Violent Crime Task Force, which includes; Cherokee County Sheriff’s Department, District 27 District Attorney’s Drug Task Force, the Tahlequah Police Department and the Muskogee Police Department.
The Information alleged that on or about February 22, 2012, in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, did knowingly use any communication facility, to wit: a cellular telephone, in facilitating the commission of any act or acts constituting a felony under Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1) and 841(b)(1)(D), that is the distribution of less than 50 kilograms of marijuana, 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 the hearing. The defendant will remain 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.