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U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of New York

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Buffalo Man Sentenced On Drug Charge

CONTACT:      Barbara Burns
PHONE:         (716) 843-5817
FAX:            (716) 551-3051

 BUFFALO, N.Y.-U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul Jr. announced today that Mujihad Miller, 37, of Buffalo, NY, who was convicted of possession with intent to distribute and distribution of crack cocaine, was sentenced to 60 months in prison by Senior U.S. District Judge William M. Skretny. 

 Assistant U.S. Attorney Thomas S. Duszkiewicz, who handled the case, stated that the defendant sold crack cocaine to confidential sources working with the Drug Enforcement Administration. Miller sold a total of approximately 60 grams of crack cocaine on three dates in July, September and October of 2013. The defendant was arrested on November 18, 2013. Law enforcement officers executed a search warrant at his Military Road residence and recovered a digital scale with cocaine residue and a fake kilogram of crack cocaine.   

 The sentencing is the result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration, under the direction of Special Agent in Charge James J. Hunt, New York Field Division.

Updated June 17, 2015