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04/07/08 - Longview

Longview Man Sentenced In East Texas Meth Ring

An East Texas man was sentenced today to 180 months in federal prison for drug violations in East Texas.

Jason Ray McCain pled guilty on August 2nd of last year to being involved in a conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamines.

According to information presented in court, an ongoing investigation began in January 2003 into the distribution of methamphetamine in East Texas.  The operation has resulted in numerous undercover purchases and seizures of both drugs and guns.  A federal indictment was returned by the Grand Jury on February 6, 2007 charging 16 individuals, including McCain, with federal drug crimes.

Cathryn Khalil, reporting. ckhalil@kltv.com

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