Released by Federal Grand Jury of Eastern District of Texas
TYLER, TX – A federal grand jury returned an indictment this week in a case involving federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas announced United States Attorney John M. Bales today.
Victor Hernandez, Jr., 30, of Henderson, Texas, was indicted on charges of Conspiracy to Possess with the Intent to Distribute and Distribution of Methamphetamine. If convicted, he could receive a term of imprisonment of not less than ten (10) years and not more than life, and a fine not to exceed $4,000,000.00 or both. In addition, the defendant could receive a term of supervised release of at least five (5) years and a mandatory special assessment of $100.00.
The indictment alleges that from in or about October, 2009, until the defendant's arrest on September 22, 2010, Hernandez knowingly and intentionally conspired with others to possess, with the intent to distribute, and distributed 50 grams or more of methamphetamine, a schedule II controlled substance.