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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Louisiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, January 26, 2018

Mississippi Man Sentenced After Pleading Guilty To Methamphetamine Distribution Charges

U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that U.S. District Judge Carl J. Barbier sentenced ALEX ROSEN, age 37, of D’Iberville, Mississippi, to 60 months imprisonment after pleading guilty to four counts of distribution of five (5) grams or more of methamphetamine.

 

According to court documents, on four occasions between April 3, 2012, and July 12, 2012, ROSEN distributed methamphetamine in excess of five grams to a confidential source and an undercover agent working under the direction of the Drug Enforcement Administration.  In total, ROSEN distributed approximately sixty grams of methamphetamine in quantities ranging from six grams to nearly one ounce during that three month period to the Drug Enforcement Administration. 

 

U.S. Attorney Evans praised the work of the Drug Enforcement Administration in investigating this matter.  Assistant United States Attorney Andre’ Jones was in charge of the prosecution.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated January 26, 2018