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Harrison County man sentenced for oxycodone distribution

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

WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA – Suhip E. Ebrahim, 26, of Bridgeport, West Virginia, was sentenced to 57 months in prison for distribution of oxycodone, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced.

Ebrahim was arrested in Wheeling, WV after being found in possession of a large quantity of oxycodone pills. He previously pled guilty in May 2016 to one count of “Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute and to Distribute Oxycodone.”

Assistant U.S. Attorneys Robert H. McWilliams and Jarod J. Douglas prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Ohio Valley Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, the Marshall County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, and the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, all HIDTA-funded initiatives, investigated.

Senior U.S. District Judge Frederick P. Stamp, Jr. presided.

Updated June 28, 2016

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