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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, September 30, 2016

Michigan man sentenced for oxycodone distribution

WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA – Jeremy Colby Vickerson, 28, of Canton, Michigan, was sentenced to 30 months in prison for distribution of oxycodone, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced.

Vickerson was arrested near Bridgeport, West Virginia after being found in possession oxycodone pills. He previously pled guilty in April 2016 to one count of “Distribution of Oxycodone Within 100 Feet of a Video Arcade Facility.”

Assistant U.S. Attorney Shawn M. Adkins prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Harrison County Street Crimes and Drug Unit investigated.

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

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated September 30, 2016