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Thursday, January 30, 2014

Colorado Man Pleads Guilty To Distributing Methamphetamine In New Hampshire

  CONCORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE –Daniel Preston, 36, of Monument, Colorado, pled guilty in United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire to conspiracy to distribute, and possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine, and the distribution of methamphetamine, announced United States Attorney John P. Kacavas.

In January 2011, Preston shipped ounce quantities of methamphetamine from Colorado to Milton, New Hampshire.  After the methamphetamine arrived in New Hampshire, it would be repackaged and distributed in gram quantities. Preston shipped over 500 grams of methamphetamine to New Hampshire from Colorado during a one (1) year time-frame.

Preston is facing up to 20 years in prison and is scheduled to be sentenced in May, 2014.    The case was investigated by the New Hampshire State Police and the United States Postal Inspection Service, and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Terry L. Ollila. 

Updated April 10, 2015