News Release issued today by the US Attorney's Office:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ON JANUARY 7, 2013 CONTACT: PAMELA BEARG Public Information Officer CHRISTIAN S. NAFZGER
Owner and Employee of All Sunshine Head Shop Sentenced to Federal Probation
BOISE – U.S. Attorney Wendy J. Olson announced today that Janet Elaine Shirley, 39, of Boise, Idaho, the former owner and operator of All Sunshine, LLC, and Antonio Ricardo Mendoza, 34, also of Boise, an employee, are the latest defendants in Operation Not for Human Consumption to be sentenced over the past several months for offering drug paraphernalia for sale.
Chief U.S. District Judge B. Lynn Winmill sentenced Shirley today to two years’ probation and ordered her to complete 120 hours of community service. U.S. District Judge Edward J. Lodge sentenced Mendoza to three years’ probation and ordered him to complete 80 hours of community service. Both Shirley and Mendoza pleaded guilty to the charge on September 5, 2012.
Operation Not for Human Consumption includes the cooperative law enforcement efforts of the Drug Enforcement Administration, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation, Boise Police Department, Ada County Sheriff's Office, Canyon County Sheriff's Office, Nampa Police Department, Meridian Police Department, and the Canyon County Prosecutor's Office. The U.S. Marshals Service and Idaho State Police provided assistance.