MUSKOGEE, OKLAHOMA – The United States Attorney’s Office announced the results of the March 2017 Federal Grand Jury.
“The following named individuals have been charged with a federal crime or crimes by the return of an indictment by the Grand Jury. A grand jury Indictment does not constitute evidence of guilt. A grand jury Indictment is a method of bringing formal charges against the defendant. A defendant is presumed innocent of the charges and may not be found guilty unless evidence establishes guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. United States Sentencing Guidelines may be considered, upon conviction, by the sentencing court. Federal prison sentences are non-parolable.”
TINA MARIE ZAHR, age 48, of Porterville, California
Possession With Intent To Distribute Cocaine
The Indictment alleges that on or about February 23, 2017, in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, TINA MARIE ZAHR, did knowingly and intentionally possess with intent to distribute 5 kilograms or more of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of cocaine, a Schedule II controlled substance, in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1) and 841(b)(1)(A),punishable by not less than 10 years imprisonment and up to life imprisonment, a fine up to $10,000,000.00 or both.
The charge arose from an investigation by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol and the Drug Enforcement Administration.