Cortez man sentenced to 14 years in prison for fentanyl distribution

A year-long investigation by the Cortez-Montezuma Narcotics Investigation Team has culminated in the conviction of a Cortez man. Chad Blackmore was investigated for the distribution of Fentanyl by the Cortez-Montezuma Narcotics Investigation Team in 2020. Blackmore was arrested in Arizona in 2021 for felony warrants obtained by the Cortez-Montezuma Narcotics Investigation Team. Blackmore was sentenced to 14 years last week for Fentanyl distribution. Read the full story at The Journal Here.