Arizona Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance
605-343-2913 ext. 2101
United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that an Arizona man convicted of Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance was sentenced on January 29, 2013 by Chief U.S. District Judge Jeffrey L. Viken. Ronald Eugene Stocker, age 73, was sentenced to time served, 2 years' supervised release and a $100 special assessment to the Victim Assistance Fund.
The charge relates to Stocker conspiring with another person to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine in the District of South Dakota and elsewhere in 2011 and 2012. Stocker pleaded guilty to the charge on September 6, 2012.
This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Unified Narcotics Enforcement Team. Assistant U.S. Attorney Ted L. McBride prosecuted the case.