An Eau Claire man is facing charges for drugs and distribution. The following was released by Sheriff Hakes in Chippewa County.
Joshua Reedy, 30, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, is charged with distributing methamphetamine and possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute. The indictment alleges that Reedy distributed methamphetamine on September 28, 2023 and October 2, 2023. The indictment also alleges that on October 4, 2023, Reedy distributed methamphetamine and possessed 50 grams or more of methamphetamine with intent to distribute.
If convicted, Reedy faces a mandatory minimum penalty of 5 years and a maximum of 40 years in federal prison on the charge of possessing with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine. He faces maximum penalties of 20 years on each distribution charge.
The charges against Reedy are the result of an investigation by the West Central Drug Task Force, Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department, Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation, Eau Claire Police Department, Clark County Sheriff’s Office, Eau Claire Sheriff’s Department, and the Drug Enforcement Administration. Assistant U.S. Attorney Jennifer Remington is prosecuting the case.