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Leakesville Man Sentenced to Over Four Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking Methamphetamine

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of Mississippi

Gulfport, Miss –   Terry Mills, Jr., 21, of Leakesville, Mississippi, was sentenced by Senior U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola, Jr. to 49 months in federal prison, followed by 3 years of supervised release, for possessing with intent to distribute methamphetamine, announced U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst and Special Agent in Charge Christopher Freeze with the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Between August 24, 2016 and October 18, 2017, Mills sold methamphetamine to a confidential source on four different occasions.  On July 10, 2018, he was charged in a federal criminal indictment, and on January 23, 2019, he pled guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.  Mills was held responsible for selling between 35 and 50 grams of methamphetamine ICE. 

The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney John Meynardie.


Updated April 26, 2019

Drug Trafficking