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FCI Gilmer inmate admits to drug possession

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of West Virginia

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Stephen Robinson, incarcerated at Federal Correction Institution Gilmer, has admitted to trying to get a controlled substance, U.S. Attorney Bill Powell announced.

Robinson, age 49, pled guilty today to a one-count information, charging him with “Attempt to Obtain a Prohibited Object (Narcotic).” Robinson admitted to trying to get suboxone while incarcerated in October 2018 in Gilmer County.

Robinson was sentenced to 12 months incarceration, to be served after his current sentence.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Brandon S. Flower prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Federal Bureau of Prisons investigated.
U.S. District Judge Thomas S. Kleeh presided.

Updated March 11, 2020

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