Bowie Co. man guilty of drug trafficking and firearms violations - KYTX CBS 19 Tyler Longview News Weather Sports

Bowie Co. man guilty of drug trafficking and firearms violations

Posted: Updated:

 

TEXARKANA (KYTX) - – A 44-year-old Texarkana, Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal drug trafficking and firearms violations in the Eastern District of Texas.
 
Keith Glenn Harris pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a firearm during a drug trafficking crime today before U.S. Magistrate Judge Caroline M. Craven.
 
According to information presented in court, on July 21, 2012, Harris possessed approximately 1,610 grams of actual methamphetamine and a handgun in his vehicle. 

He was being paid to travel to Dallas and transport the methamphetamine to Texarkana for distribution.  A federal grand jury returned an indictment on Oct. 3, 2012, charging Harris with federal violations.
 
Harris faces a minimum of 10 years in federal prison at sentencing.  A sentencing date has not been set. 

 

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Another country confirms case of Ebola

    Another country confirms case of Ebola

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:42:49 GMT
    (CNN) -- The West African country of Senegal has confirmed its first Ebola case one week after closing its border with Guinea over fears that the deadly outbreak could spread, the Senegalese Press Agency reported Friday.More >>
    (CNN) -- The West African country of Senegal has confirmed its first Ebola case one week after closing its border with Guinea over fears that the deadly outbreak could spread, the Senegalese Press Agency reported Friday.More >>
  • Alleged Capital One Bank robber accused of stealing more than $98,000

    Alleged Capital One Bank robber accused of stealing more than $98,000

    Friday, August 29 2014 4:36 PM EDT2014-08-29 20:36:06 GMT
    Daniel BursonDaniel Burson
    TYLER (KYTX) - A suspect arrested and accused of robbing the Capital One Bank in Tyler August 11, 2014 pleaded not guilty today in federal court in Tyler.More >>
    TYLER (KYTX) - A suspect arrested and accused of robbing the Capital One Bank in Tyler August 11, 2014 pleaded not guilty today in federal court in Tyler.More >>
  • Tyler woman falls victim to IRS Scam

    Tyler woman falls victim to IRS Scam

    Friday, August 29 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-08-29 16:03:19 GMT
    TYLER (KYTX) - Tyler Police recently took a report from a woman who was scammed out of a large sum of money after falling prey to a caller claiming to be an IRS agent.More >>
    TYLER (KYTX) - Tyler Police recently took a report from a woman who was scammed out of a large sum of money after falling prey to a caller claiming to be an IRS agent.
    More >>
Powered by WorldNow

CBS19, MYTX & KCEB
2211 ESE Loop 323
Tyler, TX 75701
Phone (903) 581-2211
Fax (903) 581-5769

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KYTX. All Rights Reserved. Users of this site agree to the Terms of Service, Privacy Notice/Your California Privacy Rights, and Ad Choices.