Williston man facing federal drug charges

(Williston, ND)  --  A Williston man found in possession of a large amount of guns and drugs is now facing federal charges. Earlier this year, police seized hundreds of grams of meth, thousands of fentanyl pills, several other kinds of drugs, and multiple guns from Richard Lloyd's apartment. Last month, eight felony charges against Lloyd were dropped due to federal charges being filed.

The new charges include aiding and abetting, and conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute controlled substances. A date for Lloyd's next court appearance has not been set.