OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF WEST VIRGINIA
Betsy C. Jividen
Acting UNITED STATES ATTORNEY
1125 Chapline Street, Federal Building, Suite 3000 ● Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 234-0100 ● Contact: Fawn E. Thomas, Public Affairs Specialist
March 30, 2010
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Clarksburg Resident Sentenced on
CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA — A 24 year old Clarksburg, West Virginia, resident was sentenced on March 26, 2010, in United States District Court in Clarksburg by Judge Irene M. Keeley.
Acting United States Attorney Betsy C. Jividen announced that MATTHEW DAVID SANDY was sentenced to 46 months imprisonment to be followed by three years supervised release. SANDY entered a plea of guilty on December 18, 2009, to one count of an Indictment charging SANDY, a convicted felon, with knowingly possessing firearms between August 28, 2009, and September 3, 2009, in Clarksburg.
The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Shawn Angus Morgan. The case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives; and the Clarksburg Police Department.
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