Sylva Woman Pleads Guilty To Drug Charges
A Sylva woman pleaded guilty on Monday to drug trafficking charges. Deputies with the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office arrested Megan Emily Tate, after the 28 year old was suspected of supplying two inmates with fentanyl while in custody at the Jackson County Detention Center causing them to overdose. Both victims have recovered. Tate faces a sentence of up to 20 years in prison. A sentencing date has yet to be scheduled.