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Marshall County man sentenced for drug distribution

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

WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA – Kevin Mark Simms, of Moundsville, West Virginia, was sentenced today to 18 months incarceration for drug distribution, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced.

Simms, age 63, pled guilty to one count of “Distribution of Oxycodone” in December 2018. Simms admitted to selling oxycodone in Marshall County in October 2017.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Robert H. McWilliams, Jr. prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Marshall County Drug & Violent Crimes Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, investigated. 

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

Updated March 11, 2019

Drug Trafficking
Prescription Drugs