Sawyer County woman sentenced for meth distribution

MADISON, WI. — A Sawyer County woman will spend four years in federal prison for meth distribution.

According to the Western District of Wisconsin Attorney, Tabatha Case, 32, of Stone Lake was sentenced to four years in federal prison for possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute.

Case pleaded guilty to this charge on January 3, 2019, and was sentenced on March 8.

The government’s investigation revealed that Case regularly traveled to Minnesota between 2016 and 2018 to purchase large amounts of meth, to then sell it back in Minong Wisconsin.

During the investigation, Case sold methamphetamine to a confidential source working with law enforcement on six separate occasions. Case also sold more than 20 firearms to methamphetamine suppliers and customers while she was actively dealing.

The charge against Case was a result of an investigation conducted by the Washburn County Sheriff’s Office, Sawyer County Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation, and Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Kaitlyn Moffett

Kaitlyn Moffett

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