Drug charges also bring probation.

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced that Tomas Camargo-Chavez, Thomas Camargo, a/k/a Thomas Camargo-Chavez, a/k/a Scarface, 39, of Poteau, was sentenced to 63 months imprisonment, followed by 3 years of supervised release for Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute.


The charge is a result of an investigation by the Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Department of Homeland Security Investigations. The defendant was indicted in January 2014 and pled guilty in May 2014.


The indictment alleged that on about Sept. 26, 2013, within the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant did knowingly and intentionally possess with the intent to distribute a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of Methamphetamine, a Schedule II Controlled Substance.


The Honorable James H. Payne, District Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over the hearing. The defendant will remain in the custody of the United States Marshal Service pending transportation to the designated federal prison at which he will serve his nonparolable sentence.