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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, August 12, 2015

FCI Gilmer inmate convicted, sentenced for unlawful possession of heroin

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Parker Breckenridge, 39, an inmate at the Federal Correctional Institution at Gilmer, was convicted and sentenced today for unlawful possession of heroin inside the prison, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced.

Breckenridge was discovered in December 2014 in unlawful possession of heroin while incarcerated at FCI Gilmer. He was sentenced today to an additional two months in prison.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Shawn Morgan prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Special Investigative Services Unit at FCI Gilmer led the inquiry.

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

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated January 8, 2016