One of two men who walked away from a plane crash in a Medford neighborhood last summer has admitted to federal marijuana charges surrounding the thousands of dollars worth of concentrated marijuana extract seized following the crash.

Zachary Wayne Moore, 36, pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court in Medford to possessing large quantities of hash oil with intent to distribute the drug.

Moore admitted that he and his alleged co-conspirator Mathew Wayne Thompson purchased more than 5-1/2 pounds of butane honey oil June 8, 2019, the same day as the Beech 35 Bonanza they were flying crashed on Whittle Avenue owing to mechanical issues, according to court documents filed in Moore’s case.

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