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Tucker County man sentenced for methamphetamine distribution

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

ELKINS, WEST VIRGINIA – Donald Allen Poling, of Hambleton, West Virginia, was sentenced today to 46 months incarceration for drug distribution, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced.

Poling, age 52, pled guilty to one count of “Distribution of Methamphetamine” in March 2019. Poling admitted to selling methamphetamine in December 2017 in Tucker County.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Brandon S. Flower prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Mountain Region Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force investigated. 

U.S. District Judge John Preston Bailey presided.

Updated July 31, 2019

Drug Trafficking