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U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Arizona

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Phoenix Man Sentenced to 30 Months for Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine

PHOENIX, Ariz. –Andrew Walsh, 43, of Phoenix, Arizona, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Diane J. Humetewa to 30 months in prison, followed by 36 months of supervised release. Walsh previously pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.

On August 28, 2021, federal agents executed a search warrant at Walsh’s residence. At that time, Walsh was in possession of 496.9 grams of a mixture of methamphetamine intended for distribution.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Navajo Nation Department of Public Safety conducted the investigation in this case. Special Assistant U.S. Attorney Kevin Pooley, District of Arizona, Phoenix, handled the prosecution.

CASE NUMBER:            CR-20-00584-PHX-DJH
RELEASE NUMBER:    2021-076_Walsh

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Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
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Press Release Number: 
2021-076_Walsh
Updated October 27, 2021