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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Middle District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 9, 2015

Harrisburg Man Sentenced To 48 Months In Prison For Distribution Of Cocaine

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Jerome Brunson, age 49, of Harrisburg, was sentenced to 48 months in prison today by Chief U.S. District Court Judge Christopher C. Conner in Harrisburg, for distribution of cocaine hydrochloride.

According to United States Attorney Peter Smith, Brunson was charged in a Criminal Superseding Information filed by the United States Attorney on December 4, 2014. Brunson pled guilty on this same date.

Judge Conner ordered Brunson to be placed on three years of supervised release following his prison sentence. Brunson must also pay a $400 fine and a $100 special assessment.

The case was investigated by Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and Dauphin County Drug Task Force. Assistant U.S. Attorney Daryl F. Bloom prosecuted the case.

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Updated April 15, 2015