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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, November 13, 2014

Wheeling Woman Convicted Of Cocaine Trafficking


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WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA – Marisol Rodriguez, 34, of Wheeling, West Virginia, was convicted of distributing crack cocaine, United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced today.

Rodriguez admitted to selling crack cocaine when she pled guilty to one count of "Conspiracy to Possess with Intent and to Distribute Cocaine Base” after an investigation by the Ohio Valley Drug and Violent Crime Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative

Assistant U.S. Attorney Randy Bernard is prosecuting the case on behalf of the government.

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

Updated January 7, 2015