Lawton Man To Serve 130 Months In Federal Prison For Possession
With Intent To Distribute Methamphetamine
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – BALDEMAR RODRIGUEZ BALDWIN, 36, from Lawton, Oklahoma, was sentenced to serve 130 months in federal prison for possession with intent to distribute five grams or more of actual methamphetamine, announced Sanford C. Coats, United States Attorney for the Western District of Oklahoma. From November 2010 to January 2011, agents of the District III Drug Task Force in Southwest Oklahoma received a tip that an individual named Baldemar Baldwin would be driving from Lawton and bringing an ounce of methamphetamine into Altus, Oklahoma. After a traffic stop of Baldwin, digital scales, plastic baggies, and several firearms were recovered along with 21.47 grams of actual methamphetamine that tested at 92% purity.
Baldwin was indicted on January 17, 2012 and was sentenced by United States District Judge Stephen Friot to serve 130 months in federal prison followed by four years of supervised release.
This case is the result of an investigation conducted by the District III Drug Enforcement Task Force of Southwest Oklahoma and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorneys Andre’ B. Caldwell and Robert Don Gifford, II.