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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 21, 2016

Konowa Man, Seminole Woman Sentenced To 41, 24 Months For Conspiracy

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced that BRODIE ROPE BOOTH, age 40, of Konawa, Oklahoma and BOBBI NICOLE THOMAS, age 36, of Seminole, Oklahoma, were sentenced in federal court for CONSPIRACY, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Section 371.

BOOTH was sentenced to 41 months imprisonment, followed by 3 years of supervised release and THOMAS was sentenced to 24 months imprisonment, followed by 3 years of supervised release.

The Informations alleged that beginning in or about the summer of 2015, and continuing until on or about July 29, 2015, in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendants, did knowingly and intentionally conspire, confederate and agree with others both known and unknown to commit offenses against the United States, namely, distribution of methamphetamine.

The charges arose from an investigation by the McAlester Police Department, District 18 District Attorney’s Drug Task Force, Seminole Nation Lighthorse Police, Oklahoma Highway Patrol, Seminole County Sheriff’s Office, Seminole Police Department, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, United States Marshal Service and the Drug Enforcement Administration.

The Honorable James H. Payne, Chief Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over the hearings.  The defendants will remain in the custody of the United States Marshals Service pending transportation to the designated federal facility at which they will serve their nonparoleable sentences.

Assistant United States Attorney Shannon Henson represented the United States.

Updated April 25, 2016