Wells pleads guilty to meth trafficking conspiracy

Brian Keith Wells
Brian Keith Wells

PIKEVILLE, Ky. — A Pike County man pleaded guilty Monday to a federal drug conspiracy charge.

Brian Keith Wells, 44, of McCarr, pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute 500 grams or more of meth, from November of 2018 until February of 2020. He now faces between 10 years and life in prison, when he is sentenced in August.

Wells was charged along with 33-year-old Christina Tidwell. The case against her remains pending.