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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, June 14, 2018

Ten Individuals Indicted In June Federal Grand Jury

Charges Include Firearms, Drugs, Burglary, And Assault

MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA – The United States Attorney’s Office announced today the results of the June 2018 Federal Grand Jury.

The following named individuals have been charged with a federal crime or crimes by the return of an indictment by the Grand Jury.  A grand jury Indictment does not constitute evidence of guilt.  A grand jury Indictment is a method of bringing formal charges against the defendant.  A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges and may not be found guilty unless evidence establishes guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.  United States Sentencing Guidelines may be considered, upon conviction, by the sentencing court.  Federal prison sentences are non-parolable.


RYAN EDWARD OFFINEER, age 41, of Muldrow, Oklahoma

Sexual Exploitation of Children
Possession of Certain Material Involving the Sexual Exploitation of Minors

The Indictment alleges that in or about June 2013, in the Eastern District of Oklahoma and elsewhere, the defendant, RYAN EDWARD OFFINEER, employed, used, persuaded, induced, enticed, and coerced, and attempted to employ, use, persuade, induce, entice and coerce R.M. and C.O., a person under the age of eighteen years, to engage in sexually explicit conduct, as that term is defined in Title 18, United States Code, Sections 2256(2)(A)-(B), for the purpose of producing any visual depiction of such conduct, and such visual depiction was produced using materials that have been mailed, shipped, and transported in interstate and foreign commerce in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 2251(a), punishable by not less than 15 years imprisonment, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.  

The Indictment further alleges that beginning in or about June 2013, to on or about March 7, 2018, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, RYAN EDWARD OFFINEER, did knowingly possess, attempt to possess and access with intent to view, matters which contained visual depictions, as that term is defined in Title 18, United States Code, Section 2256(5), which said visual depictions involved the use of minors engaging in sexually explicit conduct, as that term is defined in Title 18, United States Code, Sections 2256(2)(A)-(B), and said visual depictions were of such sexually explicit conduct and had been transported in interstate commerce by computer, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 2252(a)(4)(B) and 2252(b)(2), punishable by not less than 10 years imprisonment, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.  

The charges arose from an investigation by Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). 

Assistant United States Attorney John David Luton


BRETT WAYNE PIGEON, age 32, of Okmulgee, Oklahoma

Felon in Possession of Firearm (Two Counts)

The Indictment alleges that on or about March 23, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, BRETT WAYNE PIGEON, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce, a firearm, to-wit: One (1) SCCY Industries, LLC, model CPX-2, 9mm semi-automatic pistol, serial number 266765, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1) and 924(a)(2), punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.  

The Indictment further alleges that on or about March 23, 2018, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, BRETT WAYNE PIGEON, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce, a firearm, to-wit: One (1) Charles Daly, 12 gauge pump action shotgun, serial number 950658, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1) and 924(a)(2), punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment; however, should the court determine that this defendant is an armed career offender, imprisonment of not less than 15 years, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.  

The charges arose from an investigation by the Okmulgee Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Assistant United States Attorney Dean Burris


JARED ROBERT FAULKNER, age 30, of Krebs, Oklahoma

Felon in Possession of Firearm

The Indictment alleges that on or about February 10, 2018, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, JARED ROBERT FAULKNER, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce, a firearm, to-wit: One (1) Heritage Manufacturing, Inc., Model Heritage Rough Rider, .22 caliber revolver, serial number 185887, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1) and 924(a)(2), punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment; however, should the court determine that this defendant is an armed career offender, imprisonment of not less than 15 years, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.

The charges arose from an investigation by the McAlester Police Department, the Krebs Police Department, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Assistant United States Attorney Dean Burris


JASON GLEN WILLIS, age 32, of Ardmore, Oklahoma

Felon in Possession of Firearm
Possessing, Receiving, and Concealing a Stolen Firearm

The Indictment alleges that on or about March 20, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, JASON GLEN WILLIS, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce, a firearm, to-wit: One (1) Heritage Manufacturing, Inc., Model Rough Rider, .22 caliber revolver, serial number F76454, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1) and 924(a)(2), punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment; however, should the court determine that this defendant is an armed career offender, imprisonment of not less than 15 years, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.

The Indictment further alleges that on or about March 20, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, JASON GLEN WILLIS, knowingly possessed, received and concealed a stolen firearm, to wit: One (1) Heritage Manufacturing, Inc., Model Rough Rider, .22 caliber revolver, serial number F76454, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce, knowing and having reasonable cause to believe the firearm was stolen, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(j) and 924(a)(2), punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.

The charges arose from an investigation by the Ardmore Police Department, the Carter County Sherriff’s Office, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Assistant United States Attorney Dean Burris


LUIS LOPEZ ARCE, age 26
ABEL EDUARDO CRISTERNA-GONZALEZ, age 27

Possession With Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine
Possession With Intent to Distribute Heroin
(One Count Each Per Defendant)

The Indictment alleges that on or about April 24, 2018, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, defendants, LUIS LOPEZ ARCE and ABEL EDUARDO CRISTERNA-GONZALEZ, did knowingly and intentionally possess with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine (actual), a Schedule II controlled substance, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1) and 841(b)(1)(A) and Title 18, United States Code, Section 2, punishable by not less than 10 years imprisonment, a fine up to $10,000,000.00 or both.

The Indictment further alleges that on or about April 24, 2018, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, defendants, LUIS LOPEZ ARCE and ABEL EDUARDO CRISTERNA-GONZALEZ, did knowingly and intentionally possess with intent to distribute 100 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of heroin, a Schedule I controlled substance, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1) and 841(b)(1)(B) and Title 18, United States Code, Section 2, punishable by not less than 5 years imprisonment, a fine up to $5,000,000.00 or both.

The charges arose from an investigation by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol and the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Assistant United States Attorney Rob Wallace


JORGE BARRON, age 20, of Boulder, Colorado
ANA DUENAS, age 19, of Boulder Colorado

Possession With Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine
(One Count Each Per Defendant)


The Indictment alleges that on or about April 24, 2018, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, defendants, JORGE BARRON and ANA DUENAS, did knowingly and intentionally possess with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine (actual), a Schedule II controlled substance, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1) and 841(b)(1)(A) and Title 18, United States Code, Section 2, punishable by not less than 10 years imprisonment, a fine up to $10,000,000.00 or both.

The charges arose from an investigation by the Henryetta Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration.

Assistant United States Attorney Rob Wallace


DERIK WAYNE FRAZIER, age 35, of Durant, Oklahoma

Felon in Possession of Firearm & Ammunition
Possession of an Unregistered Firearm (Two Counts)
Possession of Firearm With An Obliterated Serial Number

The Indictment alleges that On or about November 24, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, DERIK WAYNE FRAZIER, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce a firearm and ammunition which have been shipped and transported in interstate and foreign commerce, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(g)(1) and 924(a)(2), punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.

The Indictment further alleges that On or about November 24, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, DERIK WAYNE FRAZIER, did knowingly possess One (1) Maverick by Mossberg, Model 88, 12-gauge Weapon Made from a Shotgun, s/n: MV87720L, with a barrel of less than 18 inches in length, not registered to him in the National Firearms Registration and Transfer Record in violation of Title 26, United States Code, Sections 5861(d), 5841, 5845 and 5871, punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment, a fine up to $10,000.00 or both.

The Indictment further alleges that on or about November 24, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, DERIK WAYNE FRAZIER, did knowingly possess One (1) Savage Arms, Stevens Model 9478, 12-gauge Weapon Made from a Shotgun, with a barrel of less than 18 inches and an overall length of less than 26 inches, not registered to him in the National Firearms Registration and Transfer Record in violation of Title 26, United States Code, Sections 5861(d), 5841, 5845 and 5871, punishable by not more than 10 years imprisonment, a fine up to $10,000.00 or both.

The Indictment further alleges that on or about November 24, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, DERIK WAYNE FRAZIER, knowingly received and possessed in interstate commerce a firearm, that is One (1) Savage Arms, Stevens Model 9478, 12-gauge Weapon made from a Shotgun, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce prior to November 24, 2017, from which the manufacturer's serial number had been removed, altered and obliterated, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 922(k) and 924(a)(1)(B), punishable by not more than 5 years imprisonment, a fine up to $250,000.00 or both.

The charges arose from an investigation by the Durant Police Department and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. 

Assistant United States Attorney Kristin Harrington


MICHAEL SHAWN MAYBERRY, age 24, of Okmulgee, Oklahoma

First Degree Burglary in Indian Country
Assault With A Dangerout Weapon in Indian Country

The Indictment alleges that on or about October 1, 2017, within Indian Country, as defined by Title 18, United States Code Section 1151, in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant MICHAEL SHAWN MAYBERRY, an Indian, did knowingly break into and enter a dwelling house occupied by and in the possession of B.B. and in which there were at the time and place human beings, B.B. and N.A., with the intent to commit some crime therein, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 13 and 1153(a) and Title 21, Oklahoma Statute, Section 1431, punishable by not less than 7 years imprisonment, a fine up to $10,000.00 or both.  

The Indictment further alleges that beginning in or about December 2017, and continuing until in or about February 2018, within Indian County, as defined by Title 18, United States Code Section 1151, in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, MICHAEL SHAWN MAYBERRY, an Indian, did assault B.B., with dangerous weapons, with intent to do bodily harm, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 113(a)(3) and 1153, punishable by not more than 1 year imprisonment, a fine up to $100,000.00 or both.  

The charges arose from an investigation by the Muscogee Creek Nation Lighthorse Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Assistant United States Attorney Kristin Harrington

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Firearms Offenses
Indian Country Law and Justice
Project Safe Childhood
Violent Crime
Updated June 15, 2018