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Harrison County woman sentenced for methamphetamine and heroin distribution

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

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Stephanie Cottrill, of Shinnston, West Virginia, was sentenced today to 77 months of incarceration for methamphetamine and heroin distribution, Acting U.S. Attorney Randolph J. Bernard announced.
Cottrill, age 38, pleaded guilty in September 2020 to one count of “Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute and Distribute Methamphetamine and Heroin.” Cottrill admitted to working with others to distribute methamphetamine and heroin from November 2019 to January 2020 in Ritchie County.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Andrew R. Cogar prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Drug Enforcement Administration and the Ritchie County Sheriff’s Office investigated.

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

Updated June 9, 2021

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