You can add to the list now of drug cases that have taken place in the Bakken Oil Fields. Four men were sentenced to jail time in federal for drug trafficking in Eastern Montana.
The U.S. Attorney's Office announcing their latest sentences yesterday, and two Montana men were included. Sean Vaira of Billings and Keith Lester of Sidney received three and two and a half year sentences respectively after pleading guilty to methamphetamine distribution.
Two out of state individuals were recently sentenced to longer terms for possession with intent to distribute.
Montana Governor Steve Bullock recently voiced his concerns on drug trafficking in the area.