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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Idaho

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, March 21, 2019

Twin Falls Man Sentenced for Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine

BOISE – Jeremy Hill, 41, of Twin Falls, was sentenced yesterday in U.S. District Court to 130 months in prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute, U.S. Attorney Bart M. Davis announced.  Hill was sentenced by U.S. District Judge B. Lynn Winmill.  Hill was indicted by a federal grand jury in Boise on March 13, 2018, and pleaded guilty on December 4, 2018.

According to court records, on February 7, 2018, Idaho State Police troopers saw Hill driving a Chevrolet Blazer without mud flaps.  Troopers attempted to stop Hill.  In response, Hill fled at a high rate of speed.  As he was fleeing, he threw methamphetamine from the Blazer.  Hill eventually crashed his Blazer.  Idaho State Police troopers then arrested Hill.  The Blazer was searched.  Within the Blazer, troopers found more than fifty grams of methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, and $2,523 cash.

This case was investigated by the Idaho State Police.

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Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
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Updated March 21, 2019