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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, February 12, 2018

Gilmer County man sentenced for illegal possession of a firearm

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA –Jeremy Allen Wolfe, of Glenville, West Virginia was sentenced today to 92 months incarceration for illegal possession of a firearm, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced.

Wolfe , age 32, pled guilty to one count of “Felon in Possession of Firearm” in September 2017. In November 2014, Wolfe was found in possession of multiple firearms, including three rifles and two shotguns, in Calhoun County, WV. Wolfe, having been convicted of a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year, that is, Delivery of a Controlled Substance, in Gilmer County, WV is prohibited from possessing firearms. 
 
Assistant U.S. Attorney Andrew R. Cogar prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives and the West Virginia State Police investigated. 
 
Senior U.S. District Judge Irene M. Keeley presided.

Topic(s): 
Firearms Offenses
Updated February 12, 2018