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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Clarksburg, WV man sentenced for heroin trafficking

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Randy Joe Jones, 33, of Clarksburg, was sentenced today to 30 months in prison for heroin trafficking, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced.

Jones sold heroin near Harrison Street Park in Harrison County, West Virginia. He pled guilty in January 2016 to one count of “Distribution of Heroin within 1,000 feet of a Protected Location.”

Assistant U.S. Attorney Shawn Adkins prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, investigated.

U.S. District Judge Irene M. Keeley presided.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated May 11, 2016