Beckley Pill Dealer Sentenced To More Than 5 Years In Federal Prison On Oxycodone Charge
The Beckley Police Department conducted the investigation. Assistant United States Attorney Miller Bushong handled the prosecution. The sentence was imposed by United States District Judge Irene C. Berger.
This case was prosecuted as part of an ongoing effort led by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of West Virginia to combat the illicit sale and misuse of prescription drugs. The U.S. Attorney’s Office, joined by federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, is committed to aggressively pursuing and shutting down illegal pill trafficking, eliminating open air drug markets, and curtailing the spread of opiate painkillers in communities across the Southern District.