Cheyenne County man sentenced to 8 years on drug charge

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Published Friday, March 12, 2021

During the first week of March, Clayton John Hoffman of Cheyenne Wells appeared in the Fifteenth Judicial District Court where he pled guilty to a felony drug charge.

Cheyenne County Sheriff's deputies responded to a call at the Trail Inn Motel in Cheyenne Wells in late August 2020. During an investigation, nearly 200 grams of methamphetamine was discovered and seized.

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Clayton John Hoffman. Courtesy CCSO.

At the time, Hoffman was arrested on charges of harassment, third degree assault, and domestic violence, as well as a felony charge possession of a Schedule II drug with intent to distribute.

At the March 4 plea and sentencing hearing, Hoffman pled guilty to the felony charge and was sentenced to eight years with the Colorado Department of Corrections.

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