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NORTHERN DISTRICT OF WEST VIRGINIA

William J. Ihlenfeld, II
UNITED STATES ATTORNEY


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October 23, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Four Individuals Re-Sentenced in Federal Court on Crack Cocaine Charges Pursuant to the Fair Sentencing Act

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA — Four individuals were re-sentenced on October 18, 2012, in United States District Court in Martinsburg by Chief Judge John Preston Bailey.

United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that:

ACIENTO TYRONE WILLIAMS a/k/a DANTE, age 37, of Baltimore, Maryland, was re-sentenced to 48 months imprisonment and three years of supervised release. WILLIAMS was originally sentenced on February 7, 2012, to 60 months imprisonment and four years of supervised release pursuant to his plea of guilty on September 14, 2009, to the Distribution of Crack Cocaine. WILLIAMS was remanded to the custody of the United States Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution.

This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Paul T. Camilletti and investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

CRAIG M. JOHNSON a/k/a “C,” age 24, of Berkeley County, West Virginia, was re- sentenced to 43 months imprisonment and three years of supervised release. JOHNSON was originally sentenced on January 24, 2011, to 60 months imprisonment and four years of supervised release pursuant to his plea of guilty on August 4, 2010, to Possession with Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine. JOHNSON was remanded to the custody of the United States Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution.

JONATHAN RAY WARE, age 32, of Martinsburg, was re-sentenced to 36 months imprisonment and three years of supervised release. WARE was originally sentenced on May
11, 2011, to 60 months imprisonment and four years of supervised release pursuant to his plea of guilty on January 10, 2011, to the Distribution of Crack Cocaine. WARE was remanded to the custody of the United States Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution.

These cases were prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Erin K. Reisenweber and investigated by the Eastern Panhandle Drug & Violent Crime Task Force, consisting of officers from the West Virginia State Police - Bureau of Criminal Investigation, the Martinsburg Police Department, and the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Department.

KANDACE NICHOLE BAKER, age 25 of Martinsburg, was re-sentenced to 24 months imprisonment and three years of supervised release. BAKER was sentenced on July 6, 2011, to 60 months imprisonment and four years of supervised release pursuant to her plea of guilty on March 16, 2011, to Possession with Intent to Distribute Crack Cocaine. BAKER, who is free on bond, will self-report to the designated Federal institution on January 8, 2013.

This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Paul T. Camilletti and investigated by the Martinsburg Police Department and the West Virginia State Police.

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