Riverton man pled ‘not guilty’ to felony methamphetamine possession charge

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All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

(Riverton, WY) – 27-year-old Riverton resident Levi Chancellor pled “not guilty” to two counts at his November 18th arraignment hearing, overseen by the Honorable Judge Jason Conder.

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The charges, an enhanced penalty possession of methamphetamine felony and an interference with a peace officer misdemeanor, stemmed from an alleged incident occurring on or around October 10th, where Chancellor was reported to have been found with marijuana, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop.

Chancellor is also reported have become combative while being detained, resulting in the use of officer force and a department issued taser.

A jury trial has been set for March 21st, 2022.

County 10 will provide more information on the case as it becomes available, which can be viewed here.

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