According to a press release from the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma Michael Keith Beall, 61, of McAlester, pled guilty to possession with intent to distribute Methamphetamine, punishable by not more than 20 years imprisonment, and up to a $1,000,000.00 fine or both.
The Indictment alleged that on or about April 17, 2017, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, Beal, did knowingly and intentionally possess with the intent to distribute a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine, a Schedule II controlled substance.
The charge arose from an investigation by the Pittsburg County Sheriff’s Office, the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics, and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
The Honorable Steven P. Shreder, U.S. Magistrate Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, accepted the plea and ordered the completion of a presentence investigation report.
Assistant United States Attorney Dean Burris represented the United States.