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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Ohio

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Youngstown man sentenced to 14 years in prison for trafficking heroin and cocaine

A Youngstown man was sentenced to more than 14 years in prison for drug trafficking, said U.S. Attorney Justin E. Herdman and ATF Special Agent in Charge Trevor Velinor.

Michael Williams, 32, was sentenced to 174 months in prison after pleading guilty to possession with intent to distribute heroin, cocaine and crack cocaine.

Williams possessed cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin, tramadol, alprazolam and clonazepam on July 1, 2016, with the intent to sell the drugs, according to court documents.

This case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorneys David M. Toepfer and Elliot Morrison following an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Mahoning Valley Law Enforcement Task Force.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Opioids
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Contact: 
Mike Tobin 216.622.3651 michael.tobin@usdoj.gov
Updated February 7, 2018