Hallsville man gets 125 months for dealing meth

Hallsville man gets 125 months for dealing meth
Dedric Stanley (Source: Gregg County Judicial Records)

HALLSVILLE, TX (KLTV) - A federal judge has sentenced a Hallsville man to 125 months in prison for distributing 50 grams of methamphetamines in Gregg County in October 2016.

Federal court records show Judge Ron Clark handed down the sentence on Tuesday in the Tyler federal courthouse for Dedric Stanley, 42. Following the sentence, Stanley must serve five years of supervised release.

According to the text of the indictment, Stanley distributed 50 grams of meth on Oct. 14, 2016. He was indicted on the charge on Oct. 18.

Stanley pleaded guilty on the charge in January.

Federal records show Clark recommended Stanley be sent to the unit in Texarkana, so that he could receive training in welding.

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