Rapid City man gets 10 years in meth trafficking conspiracy

RAPID CITY, S.D. — 52-year-old Eric Bonadore of Rapid City has been sentenced by a federal judge to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance.

From the fall of 2018 to early spring 2019, on at least two occasions, Bonadore brought methamphetamine from Colorado to South Dakota, where it was dispersed for use or distribution.

This case was investigated by the Unified Narcotics Enforcement Team (UNET), Drug Enforcement Agency, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives.

UNET is comprised of law enforcement from the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office, Rapid City Police Department, South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation, and the South Dakota National Guard.

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