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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, May 9, 2022

Culloden Man Sentenced to Prison for Distributing Methamphetamine

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – A Culloden man was sentenced today to three years and four months in prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for distribution of methamphetamine.

According to court documents and statements made in court, Travis Lee Hanshaw, 49, admitted to selling methamphetamine to a confidential informant on June 15, 2018, at Hanshaw’s residence.

United States Attorney Will Thompson made the announcement and commended the investigative work of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Cabell County Sheriff’s Department.

United States District Judge Robert C. Chambers imposed the sentence. Assistant United States Attorney Joseph F. Adams prosecuted the case.

A copy of this press release is located on the website of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of West Virginia. Related court documents and information can be found on PACER by searching for Case No. 3:19-cr-198.

 

 

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Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated May 9, 2022