Authorities state Magnuson and other offenders carried marijuana inside soda vending makers in semi-trailers and after that utilized his personal jet to fly the money continues back to the west coast. Magnuson, who had actually been going to UCLA, washed drug earnings through his numerous Dallas services, including It’s a Secret Medication Medspa and a bar called Vice Park, district attorneys state.
Magnuson provided his co-defendants shares in his medspa chain in exchange for drug-related money, stated Ryan Slicker, an Irving authorities detective designated to a DEA job force, throughout a hearing.
A legal representative for It’s a Secret Medication Medspa stated Magnuson stepped down in August or September and is no longer associated with the business.
When representatives robbed Magnuson’s penthouse Dallas apartment this summer season, they discovered a stack of money; an “toolbox” of weapons; a bulletproof helmet and body armor; and a “go-bag” loaded with survival guides and equipment, court records reveal. Slicker called it a knapsack “packed and prepared for him to leave”.
Likewise prosecuted in the Plano-based case in the Eastern District of Texas is his stepbrother, Clay Magnuson, whom he apparently hired for his drug organization, court records reveal. Jacob Aaron Edmonds likewise was detained in the event in October and apprehended. Benjamin Hart and Keilb Thompson were detained in California in March and launched, court records reveal.