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Southwest Honky member sentenced to 25 years

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A Fair Grove man who is a member of the Southwest Honkys violent prison gang was sentenced in federal court for his role in a drug-trafficking conspiracy in which investigators intercepted a shipment of nearly 9.5 kilograms of methamphetamine. William Jones was identified as a high level member of the Southwest Honkys prison gang, and while under surveillance drove to the Kansas City area, and met with Lebanon resident Justin Rhoads who picked up a large duffel bag of which contained a large amount of methamphetamine. This week, 45-year-old William F. Jones was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison without parole. Rhoads was sentenced in January to 12 years in federal prison without parole.

 

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