Women sentenced on drug charges

Tasha Ryan

Posted By:  KLKN Newsroom

Police say 20-year-old Tasha Ryan had admitted to helping a 13-year old boy sell meth.  Ryan was sentenced  four to eight years in a plea agreement.

Ryan was sentenced for possession of a controlled substance.  Her arrest came last November when police received reports of the boy selling meth. The Lincoln/Lancaster Narcotics Task Force arrested the boy, Ryan and 44-year-old Shane Samuelson.  Samuelson is serving 6-10 years for attempted aiding and abetting a controlled substance.

Ryan was sentenced for her role for in selling drugs to an undercover officer.  The 13-year-old was arrested for selling the meth to officer.