A Granby man who pleaded guilty earlier this year to charges related to an illegal marijuana grow operation will serve jail time as part of his sentence imposed late last week.
About 15 months after local authorities raided his grow operation in Grand County, 44-year-old Matthew Niedermeyer received sentences Thursday on three charges, receiving a total of 15 months of jail time, of which he will serve nine months.
Niedermeyer’s charges included possession with intent to manufacture or distribute marijuana or marijuana concentrates, a Class 2 drug felony; tax evasion, a Class 5 felony; and distribution of marijuana or marijuana concentrate, a Class 1 drug misdemeanor.
He pleaded guilty to all three charges in early April as part of a plea agreement with the 14th Judicial District Attorney’s Office.
Niedermeyer was sentenced to nine…