A Poplar woman accused of prescription drug and money laundering crimes pleaded innocent to federal charges.
Kaycee Lynn Menz, 29, of Poplar, was arraigned in Great Falls Federal Court May 16, 2021, on charges of conspiracy to possess and distribute oxycodone, possession with intent to distribute oxycodone, possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, conspiracy to commit money laundering and money laundering.
If convicted of the most serious crime, Menz faces a mandatory minimum five years to 40 years in prison, a $5 million fine and four years of supervised release. Menz was detained pending further proceedings. The FBI, Drug Enforcement Administration, Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office and Montana Highway Patrol investigated the case.