Former Trenton woman sentenced for meth-related conviction
LINCOLN, Neb. -- A woman who used to live in Trenton was sentenced to prison after a meth-related conviction.
Acting U.S. Attorney Susan Lehr said 35-year-old Shanda Daniels, formerly of Trenton, was sentenced in federal court in Lincoln on Tuesday. She was convicted for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute 5 grams or more of actual methamphetamine. Daniels will serve 60 months in prison with a five-year term of supervised release after. There is no parole in the federal system.
According to authorities, a confidential informant (CI) set-up the purchase of one ounce of meth from Daniels on May 14, 2019.
The CI went to to Daniels’s home in Trenton. The CI went into the house and contacted Daniels and an unknown man. This unknown male was later identified as Westleigh Miesner.
Officials said Miesner weighed out the meth. The lab results showed 13 grams of actual meth.
On Dec. 2, 2022, Miesner was sentenced to 66 months in prison with a four-year term of supervised release after.
This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.