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Drug charges draw federal prison term

LONGVIEW,TX (KLTV)- 29-year-old Russell Eugene Shepherd of Kilgore has been sentenced to six years in federal prison for drug violations in the Longview, Kilgore and Henderson area. Shepherd plead guilty in September 2010 to possession of pseudo-ephedrine,  knowing it would be used to manufacture methamphetamine.

Investigators said Shepherd bought cold pills containing pseudo-ephedrine at stores in Longview, Kilgore and Henderson between March 2009 and January 2010 to make meth.

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