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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, May 30, 2013

Johnstown Man Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison For Distributing Crack Cocaine

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. - A resident of Johnstown, Pa., has been sentenced in federal court to 72 months in prison and three years supervised release on his conviction of distributing crack cocaine, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

United States District Judge Kim R. Gibson imposed the sentence on Kevin L. Scott, 37.

According to information presented to the court, on Nov. 12, 2009, Scott distributed less than five grams of crack cocaine.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephanie L. Haines prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

Mr. Hickton commended the Laurel Highlands Resident Agency of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Cambria County Drug Task Force for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Scott.

Updated July 14, 2015