A Cameron woman has been sentenced in federal court for her role in a conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine. Twenty-nine-year-old Jalie J. Brinlee was sentenced by US Chief District Judge Beth Phillips on Monday, to 18 years in federal prison without parole.
On January 4th, Brinlee pleaded guilty to charges of participating in a drug-trafficking conspiracy and to possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug-trafficking crime.
She was among five defendants to plead guilty in this case. Co-defendant 27-year-old Robert J. Keegan of Harrisonville was also sentenced to 18 years in federal prison without parole.
Three others are still awaiting sentencing.