INFORUM.com | WDAZ.com

WDAY: The News Leader

Published May 05, 2012, 12:27 PM

Man Signs Federal Plea Deal in North Dakota Drug Conspiracy

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — One of nine people accused in a North Dakota drug conspiracy case has reached a plea deal in federal court.

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — One of nine people accused in a North Dakota drug conspiracy case has reached a plea deal in federal court.

Randall Cyr is charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to deliver a controlled substance. The charge carries a 10-year mandatory minimum sentence and a maximum term of life in prison without parole.

Authorities say the conspiracy moved methamphetamine from Idaho to North Dakota to be distributed by the defendants and others.

Cyr is the first defendant to sign a plea agreement in the case. A plea hearing has not been set.

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

Tags: