Tomah man indicted on charge of meth possession with intent to distribute

MADISON (WKBT) — A Tomah, Wis., man was indicted Wednesday on meth charges.

Stephen Thompson, 56, is charged with possessing 50 grams or more of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute. The indictment alleges that he possessed the methamphetamine on March 17.

If convicted, Thompson faces a mandatory minimum penalty of five years and a maximum of 40 years in federal prison. The charge against him is the result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, Trempealeau County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Postal Inspection Service. Assistant U.S. Attorney Aaron Wegner is handling the prosecution.

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