Sabine Co. meth felon going to rehab

Floyd Lout (Source: Angelina County Jail)
Floyd Lout (Source: Angelina County Jail)

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A federal judge has approved a measure ordering a Bronson man to a rehabilitation facility as part of his violations of supervised release following a conviction on a meth charge.

Floyd Charles Lout, 42, has been in federal custody since October after authorities filed a revocation motion against him.

A grand jury indicted Lout in 2005 on a charge of possession of a listed chemical, alleging he had pseudeophedrine with the intention of it being used to make meth.

Lout pleaded guilty to the crime in January 2006 and a judge sentenced him to 63 months in federal prison in April 2006, followed by three years of supervised release.

Lout violated a condition of his release by not reporting contact with law enforcement within 72 hours to his probation office.

Judge Keith Giblin signed an order Tuesday, ordering Lout reported directly to a rehabilitation center.

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