Herrin man indicted on federal drug charges

A Herrin man has been indicted on a pair of federal drug charges.

According to a news release from the US Attorney’s Office, 57-year-old Richard Sellars, of Herrin, has been charged with conspiracy to distribute over 50 grams of methamphetamine and distribution of methamphetamine.

If convicted, Sellars could face up to forty years in prison.