Omaha man faces 15 years for meth and firearm convictions

Omaha officers seized 8 firearms, 9 pounds of meth and nearly $50,000 in search
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – An Omaha man is facing 15 years in prison for possessing with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of pure methamphetamine and possessing a gun while committing a drug crime.

Chief U.S. District Judge Robert F. Rossiter Jr. sentenced Adan Casillas-Aguilar on Tuesday.

The Omaha Police Department arrested Casillas-Aguilar, 38, after using informants to purchase over 150 grams of pure meth from Casillas-Aguilar in November 2020.

A search warrant was issued on Dec. 2, 2020, for Casillas-Aguilar’s home in Omaha.

Officers found 9.88 pounds of meth and eight firearms in the home, including a loaded rifle on the kitchen table.

Casillas-Aguilar forfeited $48,317 that was seized as part of the investigation.

He was also sentenced to a five-year term of supervised release. There is no parole in the federal system.

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