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Department of Justice

U.S. Attorney's Office
Eastern District of Oklahoma
Christopher J. Wilson (Acting), United States Attorney
For Immediate Release
Thursday, August 17, 2023

Ada Resident Enters Plea to Federal Drug and Firearm Charges

MUSKOGEE, Okla. – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma announced that Timothy Ray Brown, 40, of Ada, Oklahoma, entered a guilty plea to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.

The charges arose from an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Pontotoc County Sheriff’s Department.

The indictment alleged that on March 10, 2022, Brown knowingly and intentionally possessed a quantity of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute it and knowingly possessed a firearm during and in relation to drug trafficking.

The Honorable Jason A. Robertson, U.S. Magistrate Judge in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, accepted the plea in Muskogee and ordered the completion of a presentence investigation report.  Brown was remanded to custody of the U.S. Marshals pending sentencing.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Jordan Howanitz represented the United States.


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