Grand Island, NE (Northland's NewsCenter) -- A 36-year-Mountain Iron man and a 25-year-old Keewatin woman were sentenced after officers found almost six pounds of methamphetamine in the car they were traveling in.
On September 13, 2011, Jaymond Taylor and Jeanna Springer were stopped by the Nebraska State Patrol near Grand Island, Nebraska, as they were traveling back to Minnesota.
When officers with the Nebraska State Patrol searched Taylor's vehicle, they located the methamphetamine.
Taylor was sentenced to a term of 27 years in prison and five years of supervised release after he finishes his prison term.
Taylor pled guilty to possession of 500 grams or more of meth with the intent to distribute in March of 2012. This charge is has a maximum sentence of at least 10 years in prison, and possibly up to life in prison.
Springer was sentenced to almost two years in prison and three years of supervised release.
The car used to commit the offense was forfeited to the United States.
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