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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Louisiana

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Atlanta Man Pleads Guilty to Methamphetine Conspiracy Charge

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that JAMES WOOLF, age 41, a resident of Atlanta, Georgia, pled guilty before United States District Judge Martin L. C. Feldman to one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute fifty grams or more of methamphetamine.

According to the indictment, beginning on a date unknown and continuing until on or about September 8, 2013, WOOLF knowingly combined, conspired, confederated and agreed with persons known and unknown to the Grand Jury, to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute a fifty (50) grams or more of methamphetamine.

WOOLF faces a minimum term of imprisonment of twenty years, a maximum term of life imprisonment, a fine of $10,000,000.00, at least five years of supervised release after imprisonment, and a $100.00 special assessment.   District Judge Feldman set sentencing for October 21, 2015.           

U.S. Attorney Polite praised the work of the Drug Enforcement Administration in investigating this matter.  Assistant United States Attorney Andre’ Jones is the prosecuting attorney.

Updated September 1, 2015