Iowa News: Davenport Man, Corey Alan Taylor Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Methamphetamine and Firearms Offenses

DAVENPORT, Iowa – On December 18, 2018, Corey Alan Taylor, age 30, of Davenport, was sentenced by United States District Court Chief Judge John A. Jarvey to 210 months in prison to be followed by five years of supervised release for methamphetamine and firearms charges announced United States Attorney Marc Krickbaum.

Taylor was arrested after law enforcement conducted a series of controlled purchases of methamphetamine from him. Taylor was subsequently found in possession of approximately two pounds of methamphetamine; $43,795 in cash; and loaded firearms.

This matter was investigated by the Quad Cities Metropolitan Enforcement Group and the Drug Enforcement Administration. The case was prosecuted by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Iowa.

This case is part of Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN), a Department of Justice program bringing together all levels of law enforcement and the communities they serve to reduce violent crime and make our neighborhoods safer for everyone.

SOURCE: news provided by JUSTICE.GOV on Monday, December 31, 2018.