The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Jason Wayne Carey, 37, of Wagoner, Oklahoma, was sentenced to 60 months’ imprisonment, and 3 years supervised release for Felon in Possession of explosive.
The Indictment alleged that on or about March 29, 2016, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, did knowingly possess in and affecting commerce an explosive, to-wit: Hexamethylene triperoxide diamine, which had been shipped and transported in interstate commerce.
The charges arose from an investigation by the Wagoner County Sheriff’s Office, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
The Honorable Ronald A. White, District Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over the hearing. The defendant will remain in custody pending transportation to the designated federal facility at which the nonparoleable sentence will be served.
Assistant United States Attorney Chris Wilson represented the United States.