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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of New Jersey

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Gloucester County, New Jersey, Man Sentenced To Four Years In Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Oxycodone




CAMDEN, N.J. – A Gloucester County, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 48 months in prison for conspiring to distribute 5,000 oxycodone pills, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.

Kristopher Williams, 29, of Glassboro, New Jersey, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Noel H. Hillman to an information charging him with conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute oxycodone. Judge Hillman imposed the sentence today in Camden federal court.

According to documents filed in this case and statements made in court:

Williams admitted that he and his conspirator, Corey Glenn, sought to obtain 5,000 oxycodone 30 milligram tablets in exchange for $30,000 in April 2012.  Glenn previously pleaded guilty to the conspiracy charge and was sentenced on August 18, 2014, to 132 months’ in prison, followed by four years’ supervised release.

In addition to the prison term, Judge Hillman sentenced Williams to three years of supervised release.

U.S. Attorney Fishman credited special agents of the DEA, under the direction of Special Agent in Charge Carl J. Kotowski in Newark, with the investigation leading to today’s sentencing.

The government is represented by Attorney in Charge R. Stephen Stigall of the U.S. Attorney’s Office Criminal Division in Camden.

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Defense counsel:  Nino V. Tinari Esq.  Philadelphia

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Updated March 18, 2015