Please E-mail suggested additions, comments and/or corrections to Kent@MoreLaw.Com.
Case Number: 5:22-cr-50015
Judge: Timothy L. Brooks
Court: United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas (Washington County)
Plaintiff's Attorney: United States Attorney’s Office
Description: Fayetteville, Arkansas criminal lawyer represented Defendant charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute meth.
On October 19, 2021, detectives with the Fourth Judicial District Drug Task Force (DTF) received information that Ronnie Wayne Cain, age 51, was in possession of a large quantity of methamphetamine and that Cain had a search waiver on file.
Later that day, detectives conducted surveillance at Cains residence. As the garage door opened, detectives observed Cain standing in the garage. Detectives made contact with Cain in the garage and identified themselves as law enforcement.
A parole search of the residence resulted in detectives locating approximately 200 grams of methamphetamine, a set of digital scales, three additional containers of methamphetamine, packaging materials and utensils, a drug ledger, two loaded firearms and $2,410.00 in U.S. currency. Cain, a multi-convicted felon, was out on bond for a similar arrest at the time of the offense.
U.S. Attorney David Clay Fowlkes of the Western District of Arkansas made the announcement.
The Fourth Judicial District Drug Task Force investigated the case.
Assistant U.S. Attorney David Harris prosecuted the case.
21 U.S.C. § 841(a)(1) and 21 U.S.C. § 841(b)(1)(C) Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance (methamphetamine)
Outcome: Sentenced to one-hundred fifty-six (156) months imprisonment; three (3) years supervised release; $100.00 special assessment; $1,900.00 fine