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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

 

October 29, 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Hazelton Inmate Sentenced for Striking an Officer

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA — A 25 year old Hazelton inmate was sentenced today (October 29, 2009) in United States District Court in Clarksburg by Judge Irene M. Keeley.

Acting United States Attorney Betsy C. Jividen announced that CHRISTOPHER HOGLUND was sentenced to 15 months imprisonment, to run consecutive to his current sentence. HOGLUND entered a plea of guilty to an Information charging him with striking an Officer with his fist at USP Hazelton on March 27, 2009.

The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney David E. Godwin. The case was investigated by the Special Investigative Services at Hazelton and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.