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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Westover, WV Man Sentenced For Heroin Distribution


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CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Charles E. Jefferson, 26, of Westover, West Virginia, was sentenced to 37 months in prison for selling heroin, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced today.

Jefferson pled guilty in February 2014 to one count of “Distribution of Heroin” after a West Virginia State Police investigation.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Zelda Wesley prosecuted the case on behalf of the government.

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

Updated January 7, 2015