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

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

A Berkeley County woman admits to her role in a heroin distribution operation

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – A Hedgesville, West Virginia woman has admitted to her role in a heroin distribution operation, United States Attorney William J. Powell announced.

Donna Miller, age 28, pled guilty to one count of “Aiding and Abetting with the Intent to Distribute Heroin.” Miller admitted to aiding others in distributing heroin in Berkeley County and Baltimore, Maryland in June 2016.

Miller faces up to 20 years incarceration and a fine of up to $1,000,000. 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 defendant. 

Assistant U.S. Attorney Anna Z. Krasinski is prosecuting the cases on behalf of the government. The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Eastern Panhandle Drug and Violent Crime Drug Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, investigated

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

Drug Trafficking
Updated October 18, 2017