Minnesota man sentenced to five years on methamphetamine charge


MADISON, Wis. – A Minnesota man was sentenced to five years on a methamphetamine charge Tuesday.

According to a news release from the Department of Justice, 54-year-old William Huff, of St. Paul, Minnesota, was sentenced for possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute.

The release said Huff pleaded guilty to the charge on Sept. 25, 2019.

Wisconsin State Patrol troopers stopped Huff for speeding in Dunn County in April 2019 and determined that his driver’s license had been revoked, according to the release. Troopers searched Huff’s car and found two bags containing a total of 131 grams of methamphetamine.

Huff admitted to officials after his arrest that he had purchased the meth in Minnesota and planned to sell it in Eau Claire.