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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Baltimore Man, Three Others, Convicted Of Drug Trafficking


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MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – A Baltimore man and three West Virginia residents were convicted of drug trafficking, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced today.

Tavon Darrell Moore, 30, of Baltimore, Maryland, pled guilty to one count of “Drug Conspiracy – Heroin.”

Armistead William Craig, 35, of Ranson, West Virginia, pled guilty today to one count of “Distribution of Cocaine Base.”

Pamela Jean Bailey, 30, of Petersburg, West Virginia, pled guilty to one count of “Aiding and Abetting the Distribution of Methamphetamine.”

Tony Calvin Collins, 20, also of Petersburg, West Virginia, pled guilty to one count of “Aiding and Abetting Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroine.”

Each defendant faces up to 20 years in prison and fine of up to $1,000,000.00. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the actual sentence imposed will be based upon the seriousness of the offenses and the prior criminal history, if any, of the defendants.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Jarod Douglas is prosecuting the cases on behalf of the government. The Eastern Panhandle Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, is leading the investigation.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Robert W. Trumble presided.

Updated January 7, 2015