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Couple Sentenced On Methamphetamine Convictions

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of New York
Prosecution Dismantled Clinton County Meth Operation

PLATTSBURGH, NEW YORK – Billy Slick, age 54, was sentenced today to 60 months in prison as a result of his conviction for conspiracy to manufacture, possess with intent to distribute and distribute methamphetamine.

The announcement was made by United States Attorney Richard S. Hartunian, Special Agent in Charge James J. Hunt, New York Division, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and New York State Police Superintendent Joseph A. D’Amico.

Chief United States District Judge Glenn T. Suddaby also sentenced Billy Slick to serve a four-year term of supervised release, to begin after his release from prison.

On August 26, 2015, Billy Slick’s wife, Danielle Trombly Slick, age 33, was sentenced to 46 months in prison for her role in the methamphetamine conspiracy.  Chief Judge Suddaby also sentenced Danielle Slick to serve a three-year term of supervised release, to begin after her release from prison.

The Slicks had lived in Augusta, Georgia, but moved to Clinton County in 2011 and remained in the area through 2013.  During that time, the Slicks manufactured and distributed methamphetamine. 

This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration, the New York State Police, the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas Program of New York and New Jersey, the Plattsburgh Police Department, the Clinton County District Attorney’s Office, and the Essex County District Attorney’s Office.  Assistant United States Attorney Katherine Kopita prosecuted the case.

Updated December 4, 2015

Drug Trafficking