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Man sentenced in Wilson County for meth and criminal threat charges

Michael HarrisFREDONIA – (August 14, 2013) – A Kansas man was sentenced today to almost eight years in prison on charges of conspiracy to manufacture methamphetamine and making a criminal threat, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said.

Michael Harris, 24, Neodesha, pleaded no contest to the charges on June 7. He was sentenced today to 93 months in the Kansas Department of Corrections by District Court Judge David W. Rogers in Wilson County District Court. The charges stemmed from an investigation by the Wilson County Sheriff’s Office and the Kansas Bureau of Investigation.

Assistant Attorney General Greg Benefiel of Schmidt’s office prosecuted the case.