Eddy County Meth Dealer Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison

A Carlsbad man will serve seven years in federal prison for drug trafficking. A statement from the US Attorney’s Office says 38 year-old Jason Cunningham was indicted in October of last year. He pleaded guilty to the charges. A news release says that Cunningham was a major player in drug dealing operations in Carlsbad and would obtain large quantities of methamphetamine, then break it down into smaller smounts for distribution.