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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of West Virginia

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, April 16, 2013

Three FCI Morgantown Inmates Enter Pleas And Are Sentenced In Federal Court

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CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA — Four FCI Morgantown inmates entered pleas of guilty and were sentenced on April 11, 2013, in United States District Court in Clarksburg before Judge Irene M. Keeley.

United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that:

TROY LEWIS, age 40, entered a plea of guilty to “Possession of a Prohibited Object” on December 6, 2012, when a correction officer conducted a random search of inmate LEWIS and found a cell phone hidden in his pants pocket. LEWIS was sentenced to 3 months imprisonment to be served concurrently with his current 144-month sentence.

FRANK NAGI, age 39, entered a plea of guilty to “Possession of a Prohibited Object” on January 13, 2013, when a correction officer conducted a random search of inmate LEWIS and found a cell phone hidden in his pants pocket. NAGI was sentenced to 3 months imprisonment to be served concurrently with his current 78-month sentence.

PANAGOITOS SKORDALOS, age 34, entered a plea of guilty to “Possession of a Prohibited Object” on January 7, 2013, when a correction officer found a cell phone hidden in SKORDALOS’ bed. SKORDALOS was sentenced to 3 months imprisonment to be served consecutively with his current 180-month sentence.

These cases were prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Brandon S. Flower and investigated by the Special Investigative Services Staff at FCI Morgantown.

Updated January 7, 2015