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Federal Inmate Sentenced to 6 More Months in Prison for Possessing Marijuana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 13, 2012

ERIE, Pa. - An inmate at the McKean Federal Correctional Institution in Bradford, Pennsylvania pleaded guilty and was sentenced in federal court to six months incarceration on his conviction for possession of contraband in prison, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

United States District Judge Sean J. McLaughlin imposed the sentence on Timothy Snard, 31. The sentence was imposed to run consecutively to the sentence Snard is currently serving.

According to information presented to the court on April 15, 2012, Snard was in possession of a quantity of marijuana.

Assistant United States Attorney Christian A. Trabold prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

U.S. Attorney Hickton commended Officers of the McKean Federal Correctional Institution for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Snard.

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