Drug Possession with Intent to Distribute in Texas

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In Texas, drug possession is associated with harsh penalties. However, when it is proven that the person was in possession of illegal controlled substances with the intention of distributing or selling them to another party, the penalties become even more severe. If you have been arrested or accused of drug possession with intent to distribute or sell, it is important to obtain legal services from an experienced and skilled drug crime lawyer.

At the Law Offices of Scott Edgett, you will receive the customized legal solutions necessary to have your charges reduced or your case entirely dismissed. With more than 10 years of experience, Attorney Scott Edgett has an exceptional track record of success obtaining his client’s desired outcomes and he is confident that he can do the same for you.

What is Difference between Possession & Possession with Intent?

While simple drug possession involves only a small amount of an illegal drug, drug possession with intent to distribute or sell involves multiple factors. If law enforcement discovers a large quantity of an illegal controlled substances, such as a pound of marijuana or many little bags of cocaine, that would demonstrate an intent to distribute.

Other telltale signs of possession with intent to distribute include:

  • Possession of drug with paraphernalia, such as a scale
  • Drugs found with large amount of money
  • Previous convictions and prior offenses

Let Attorney Scott Edgett Start Your Case Today

Being convicted of possession with intent to distribute is punishable by lengthy jail or prison sentence, expensive fines, and permanent damage to your reputation. Attorney Scott Edgett understands what it takes to protect your rights, reputation, and freedom by using his extensive knowledge of the Texas legal system to pursue the justice you deserve. Do not hesitate to seek legal services from an experienced Plano criminal defense lawyer.

Contact our firm and request a free case evaluation today.

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