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Case Number: 2:20-cr-00140-MHT-SMD
Judge: Myron H. Thompson
Court: United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama (Montgomery County)
Plaintiff's Attorney: United States Attorney’s Office
Description: Montgomery, Alabama criminal defense lawyer represented Defendant charged with for possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.
On July 15, 2021, 40-year-old Mary Elizabeth Griffin Wilson was sentenced to 60 months in prison after pleading guilty to the crime in March of this year. Following her sentence, she will serve three years of supervised release. There is no parole in the federal system.
According to court records, on March 1, 2019, Wilson was stopped by law enforcement while driving in Autauga County for a traffic violation. As deputies approached the vehicle, they saw movements from Wilson indicating she was trying to conceal something from them. She was asked to exit the vehicle, and when she did, deputies observed methamphetamine in the seat where she had been sitting. After being taken into custody, she also told officers she had more meth in her pants pockets. Deputies also discovered approximately $20,000.00 in cash in her purse.
This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the Autauga County Sheriff’s Office. Assistant United States Attorney Kevin Davidson prosecuted the case.
Outcome: Defendant was sentenced 60 Months. This term is to be served concurrently with any term of imprisonment imposed in a related case in Autauga County District Court, Document Number DC-2019-154 and 155; 5 Yrs Sup Rel; $100 SA