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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Districts of Guam & the Northern Mariana Islands

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, June 20, 2013

James D. Acfalle Sentenced To 100 Months Imprisonment

United States Attorney ALICIA A.G. LIMTIACO, U.S. Attorney for the Districts of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands (NMI), announced that JAMES D. ACFALLE, age 39, was sentenced today, in the District Court of Guam by Chief Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood, to 100 months (8 years and four months) imprisonment with credit for time served and five years supervised release upon his release from prison, for the offense of Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine (Ice).

ACFALLE along with defendant Roland Nauta were charged with conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine. The ice was sent through the U.S. Postal Service.  Dogs from Guam Customs and Quarantine alerted on a package sent to Nauta through the U.S. Postal Service.  Roland Nauta, age 39, was sentenced on June 7, 2012 to 157 months (13  years and one month) imprisonment with credit for time served and five years supervised release, for the offenses of Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine and Using, Carrying or Possessing a Firearm During and In Relation to a Drug Trafficking Crime.

Assistant United States Attorney Clyde Lemons prosecuted the case. The investigation was conducted by Guam Customs and Quarantine, U.S. Postal Service Inspectors, DEA, Superior Court of Guam Probation Office, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Department of Homeland Security, Homeland Security Investigations.

Updated January 7, 2015