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Published February 18, 2011, 05:08 PM

ND Man Sentenced in Federal Drug Conspiracy Case

A North Dakota man has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison in a drug conspiracy case.

By: Associated Press,

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota man has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison in a drug conspiracy case.

Keith St. Pierre, also known as Yogi, pleaded guilty in federal court to conspiracy to possess with intent to deliver a controlled substance. He was arrested in Belcourt nearly a year ago.

Authorities say the conspiracy involved more than 500 grams of methamphetamine.

St. Pierre faced a maximum sentence of life in prison.

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