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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, November 13, 2014

New Orleans Man, Corey D. Wilson, Sentenced To 10 Years In Heroin Distribution Conspiracy

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that COREY D. WILSON, age 37, of New Orleans, was sentenced today for his role in a conspiracy to possess with the intent to distribute 100 grams or more of heroin.

U.S. District Judge Jane Triche Milazzo sentenced WILSON to 124 months imprisonment, 8 years of supervised release, and a special assessment of $100.

U.S. Attorney Polite praised the work of the Drug Enforcement Administration, a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area group (“HIDTA group”) consisting of DEA in New Orleans and Houston, NOPD and ATF agents, the West Bank Major Crimes Task Force, the Louisiana State Police, and the United States Postal Inspection Service in investigating this matter. This was an Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force case. Assistant U.S. Attorneys Sharan Lieberman and Collin Sims are in charge of the prosecution.

Updated November 18, 2014