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Cambria County Man to Spend 3 Years in Prison for Role in Oxycodone Distribution Scheme

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 24, 2014

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. - A resident of Portage, Pa., has been sentenced in federal court to 37 months in prison and three years supervised release on his conviction of conspiracy to traffic in oxycodone, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

United States District Judge Kim R. Gibson imposed the sentence on Eugene Moyer, Jr., 55, of Portage, Pa.

According to information presented to the court, from Jan. 17, 2013, to Feb. 6, 2013, Moyer conspired with others to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute a quantity of oxycodone.

Assistant United States Attorney Stephanie L. Haines prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

Mr. Hickton commended the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Moyer.

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