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TYLER (AP) – Prosecutors say an east Texas lady and her husband have been sentenced to federal jail for operating an artificial marijuana trafficking ring.
Shanna Peek Tidwell of Gilmer was sentenced Tuesday to 2 half years in jail. She pleaded responsible in December to a drug-associated conspiracy rely.
A decide in Tyler earlier sentenced Jeremy Chad Tidwell to 5 years. Jeremy Tidwell in November pleaded responsible to a drug-associated conspiracy rely that prosecutors say concerned distribution and possession with intent to distribute artificial medicine.
Officers in 2014 raided 4 Longview companies operated by the couple, who should additionally forfeit $1.2 million, property, two airplanes, a number of cars and firearms.
Jeremy Tidwell’s brother, Brian Tidwell of Arlington, pleaded responsible to at least one rely associated to receipt of altered shopper merchandise and acquired six months of probation.
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