OFFICE OF THE UNITED STATES ATTORNEY
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF WEST VIRGINIA
William J. Ihlenfeld, II
UNITED STATES ATTORNEY
1125 Chapline Street, Federal Building, Suite 3000 ● Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 234-0100 ● Contact: Chris Zumpetta-Parr, Public Affairs Specialist
December 17, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Two Lewis County Residents Enter Pleas of Guilty on Firearms Charges
ELKINS, WEST VIRGINIA - Two Lewis County, West Virginia, residents entered pleas of guilty on December 14, 2012, in United States District Court in Elkins before Magistrate Judge John S. Kull.
United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that:
LAWAN GADDY, age 24 and TIFFANY ROACH, age 23, entered pleas of guilty to Providing a False Statement to a Federal Firearms Licensee in the Acquisition of a Firearm on September 20, 2011. GADDY, who is in custody pending sentencing, and ROACH, who is on bond, each face up to 10 years imprisonment and a $250,000 fine.
This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Zelda E. Wesley and investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
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