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Sturgis man receives 14 year prison sentence for distributing meth

Sturgis man receives 14 year prison sentence for distributing meth

RAPID CITY, S.D. – A federal judge has sentenced a Sturgis, South Dakota, man convicted of Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance.

Todd Deutsch, 55, was sentenced to 14 years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release, and ordered to pay a $100 special assessment to the Federal Crime Victims Fund.

During the conspiracy, Deutsch conspired with multiple other persons in western South Dakota, to obtain large volumes of methamphetamine from places like California, Nevada, and Colorado, and then worked with his co-conspirators to distribute the methamphetamine within the District of South Dakota, primarily in the Black Hills area.

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