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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Clarksburg man sentenced for his role in a drug distribution operation

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA –Jordan Michael Conaway, of Clarksburg, West Virginia, was sentenced today to 21 months incarceration for his role in a drug distribution operation, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced.

Conaway, age 24, pled guilty to one count of “Distribution of Fentanyl in Proximity of a Protected Location” in March 2018. Conaway admitted to selling fentanyl on April 17, 2017 near Clarksburg City Park in Harrison County.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Traci M. Cook prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The case was investigated by the Greater Harrison Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force and the West Virginia State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation. 
 
Senior U.S. District Judge Irene M. Keeley presided.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Opioids
Updated July 25, 2018