Due to the lapse in appropriations, Department of Justice websites will not be regularly updated. The Department’s essential law enforcement and national security functions will continue. Please refer to the Department of Justice’s contingency plan for more information.

You are here

Justice News

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

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Ohio Resident Sentenced On Heroin Conspiracy Charge

1125 Chapline Street, Federal Building, Suite 3000 ● Wheeling, WV 26003
(304) 234-0100 ● Contact: Chris Zumpetta-Parr, Public Affairs Specialist

Follow us on Twitter  @NDWVnews

WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA - A 24 year old Bellaire, Ohio, resident was sentenced on April 4, 2013, in United States District Court in Wheeling by Chief Judge John Preston Bailey.

United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that: CHAZ WILLIAM ERAZMUS, 24 years old of Bellaire, Ohio, was sentenced to 33 months imprisonment to be followed by three years of supervised release. ERAZMUS entered a plea of guilty on November 2, 2012, to “Conspiracy to Distribute Heroin” from April to June of 2012 in Wheeling. ERAZMUS, who is free on bond, will self-report to the designated Federal institution.

This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Randolph J. Bernard and investigated by the West Virginia State Police-Bureau of Criminal Investigations.

Updated January 7, 2015