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COLUMBIA CITY â€” A Columbia City teenager acknowledged her role in a methamphetamine deal that took place in April.
Rita Elswick, 19, pleaded guilty to dealing methamphetamine in Whitley County Circuit Court Monday.
Elswickâ€™s plea was part of an arrangement that will see three other charges against her dismissed. Sentencing will be to the discretion of Judge James Heuer.
Dealing methamphetamine is a Class B felony, which has a sentence range from 6 to 20 years. Elswick will be sentenced Sept. 16 at 9 a.m.
Elswick was arrested with Warren Goodman, Jr. Both participated in the same deal. Goodman was given a 10-year sentence, with eight to serve in at the Indiana Department of Corrections, earlier this month.
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