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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

October 12, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Bridgeport Resident Sentenced in Federal Court

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA — a 54 year old Bridgeport, West Virginia, resident was sentenced on October 7, 2011, in United States District Court in Clarksburg by Judge Irene M. Keeley.

United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that: THEODORE ALFRED was sentenced to 12 months and 1 day imprisonment to be followed by four years of supervised release. ALFRED entered a plea of guilty on June 27, 2011, to one count of distribution of hydrocodone within 1,000 feet of Simpson Elementary School in Harrison County on October 26, 2010. ALFRED, who is free on bond, will self-report to the designated Federal institution.

The cases were prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Zelda E. Wesley and was investigated by the Harrison County Task Force, consisting of officers from the Clarksburg Police Department, the Harrison County Sheriff’s Department and the Bridgeport Police Department.