Drug Trafficker Found with Gun Sentenced to 24 Years in Prison
WICHITA, Kan. – A Kansas man has been sentenced to 24 years and seven months in prison for drug trafficking crimes.
In March 2022, a federal jury convicted Travis Vontress, 45, of Wichita, of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, heroin, and cocaine, and being in possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.
The Drug Enforcement Administration investigated the case, along with the FBI, Wichita Police Department, Sedgwick County (Kansas) Sheriff’s Office, Barton County (Kansas) Sheriff’s Office, U.S. Postal Service, Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center, Homeland Security Investigations, U.S. Marshals Service, ATF, and the Nebraska State Patrol.