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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, September 23, 2016

Stetson Woman Sentenced to 14 Months for Cocaine and Oxycodone Trafficking Conspiracy

Contact: Joel B. Casey
Assistant United States Attorney
Tel: (207) 945-0373

Portland, Maine:  United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Cynthia “Cindy” Williams, 43, of Stetson, was sentenced today in U.S. District Court by Judge Jon D. Levy to 14 months in prison and three years of supervised release (including six months of community confinement) for conspiring to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute five or more kilograms of cocaine and oxycodone.  She pled guilty to the charge on January 25, 2016.

According to court records, between about 2012 and November 2014, the defendant conspired with nine other people to distribute oxycodone and cocaine in the Dexter, Maine area.  The drugs were acquired in Rhode Island and were distributed from her Stetson residence.

The case was investigated by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency, with assistance from the Dexter Police Department and the Penobscot and Piscataquis County Sheriff’s Offices.

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Drug Trafficking
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Updated September 26, 2016