No. 88-1972 Summary Calendar.

877 F.2d 3 (1989)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Thomas Lee HEWIN, Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

June 26, 1989.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Robert Ramos, El Paso, Tex., for defendant-appellant.

LeRoy Morgan Jahn, Michael R. Hardy, Asst. U.S. Attys., Helen M. Eversberg, U.S. Atty., San Antonio, Tex., for plaintiff-appellee.

Before REAVLEY, JONES and DUHE, Circuit Judges.

REAVLEY, Circuit Judge:

This appeal concerns the district court's application of the sentencing guidelines to the conviction of Thomas Lee Hewin for conspiracy to possess marijuana with intent to distribute.

Thomas Lee Hewin and Keith Smith were stopped at a border checkpoint in Sierra Blanca, Texas. A border patrolman discovered 76 pounds of marijuana in the trunk of their car. Smith then directed the attention of the patrolman to a two-shot derringer pistol...

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