Ashland Woman, Samantha Samantha Trombley Sentenced to 24 Months for Methamphetamine Trafficking
CONCORD (STL.News) Samantha Trombley, 36, of Ashland, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison for possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, Acting United States Attorney John J. Farley announced today.
According to court documents and statements made in court, on March 20, 2019, a New Hampshire state trooper pulled over a car driven by Trombley for a vehicle violation. There were two other individuals in the car. A second officer arrived at the scene and noticed a pipe used for smoking methamphetamine sticking out of a passenger’s pocket. The passenger was removed from the vehicle and arrested. The second passenger was also arrested on outstanding warrants. Trombley was interviewed by another officer and claimed she did not know the passengers very well but they had called her for a ride to a home near Plymouth.
The vehicle was towed and secured. After obtaining a search warrant, officers discovered heroin and fentanyl as well as other drug paraphernalia in the passengers’ backpacks. A purse belonging to Trombley was located containing $790 in cash, a smoking pipe, over 151 grams of methamphetamine, and a small bag of heroin.