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La Crosse woman among those indicted on federal drug charges

TOPEKA — Four people, including a La Crosse woman, have been indicted in federal court on drug-related charges, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom announced Wednesday.

U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom

U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom

Jamie L. Herron, 34, Wichita; Cory L Poulter, 37, Halstead; Roy L. Scott, 47, Sedgwick; and Susan M. Henks, 60, La Crosse, are charged with drug trafficking.

Herron is charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, eight counts of distributing methamphetamine and one count of possession of methamphetamine.

Poulter is charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and four counts of distributing methamphetamine.

Scott is charged with six counts of distributing methamphetamine.

Henks is charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine.

If convicted, the crimes would carry the following penalties:

• Possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine: not less than five years and not more than 40 years in federal prison and a fine up to $2 million.
• Distributing methamphetamine: A maximum penalty of 20 years and a fine up to $1 million.
• Possession of methamphetamine: A maximum penalty of one year and a fine up to $100,000.

The Newton Police Department, the Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the Wichita Police Department investigated. Assistant U.S. Attorney Matt Treaster is prosecuting.

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