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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 23, 2015

Sissonville man pleads guilty to federal drug charge

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Sissonville, West Virginia man pleaded guilty today to a federal drug charge, announced U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin.  Jamie Ray Green, 32, pleaded guilty in federal court in Charleston to using a phone to facilitate drug trafficking.  Green admitted that on February 10, 2015, he received a phone call from a confidential informant (CI) who wanted to buy methamphetamine from him. During the call, Green instructed the CI to meet him near the Crossings Mall in Elkview, W.Va. After the call, Green travelled to the arranged spot, and sold methamphetamine to the CI.

Green faces up to four years of imprisonment when he is sentenced on July 7, 2015.

The investigation was conducted by the Metropolitan Drug Enforcement Network Team. Assistant United States Attorney Haley Bunn is in charge of the prosecution.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated April 23, 2015