Missouri man pleads guilty to distributing methamphetamine

2 years 10 months 3 weeks ago Thursday, January 21 2016 Jan 21, 2016 Thursday, January 21, 2016 3:58:00 PM CST January 21, 2016 in News
By: Amber Smith and Calli Luna, KOMU 8 Digital Producers

JEFFERSON CITY - A Bourbon man pleaded guilty Thursday for distributing approximately five pounds of methamphetamine.

Lucas Haslag, 31, was indicted by a federal jury in Jefferson City in June 2014 after law enforcement officers found a pound of methamphetimine and a pistol during a car stop.

He was a fugitive, but, in October 2015, federal agents obtained information about his whereabouts. While searching his home on Nov. 9, officers found two pounds of methamphetamine and several firearms. Haslag was arrested on Nov. 23, 2015. 

Haslag is subject to a mandatory minimum sentence of five years and up to 40 years in federal prison without parole.

 

 

 

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