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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: Fawn E. Thomas, Public Affairs Specialist

November 30, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Pennsylvania Resident Sentenced in Federal Court

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA — A 22 year old Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, resident was sentenced on November 30, 2011, in United States District Court in Clarksburg by Judge Irene M. Keeley.

United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that: DAVID DARNELL LEE was sentenced to 12 months and 1 day imprisonment to be followed by six years of supervised release. LEE entered a plea on August 19, 2011, to one count of an Indictment charging him with the distribution of crack cocaine within 1,000 feet of the Washington Irving Middle School and 1,000 feet of Pierpont Community & Technical College of FSU on September 28, 2009, in Clarksburg, West Virginia. LEE, who is on bond, will self-report to the designated Federal institution.

The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Shawn A. Morgan and was investigated by the Harrison County consisting of officers from the Clarksburg Police Department, the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department and the Bridgeport Police Department.