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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, May 7, 2015

Sentencings For May 1 - May 5, 2015

Christopher Beets, 24, of Santa Rosa, California, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on May 5, 2015, for attempted production of child pornography. Beets was arrested in San Francisco, California. He received 300 months imprisonment, to be followed by a life term of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment. This case was investigated by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Roger Adcock, 42, of Canon City, Colorado, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on May 1, 2015, for conspiracy to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine, heroin and marijuana. Adcock was arrested in Gillette, Wyoming. He received 140 months imprisonment, to be followed by five years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $900.00 fine and a $100.00 special assessment. This case results from an ongoing Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces (OCDETF) joint investigation conducted by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. The principal mission of the OCDETF program is to identify, disrupt and dismantle the most serious drug trafficking, weapons trafficking and money laundering organizations, and those primarily responsible for the nation’s illegal drug supply.

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Updated July 15, 2015