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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Johnstown Heroin Dealer Sentenced to 6 Years in Federal Prison

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – A resident of Johnstown, Pa. has been sentenced in federal court in Johnstown to 72 months in prison and three years’ supervised release on his conviction of violating federal narcotics laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today.

United States District Judge Kim R. Gibson imposed the sentence on Daniel Culmer, 51, of 401 Decker Ave., Johnstown, Pa.

According to information presented to the court, on June 7, 2016, Culmer distributed less than 100 grams of heroin.

Assistant United States Attorney Stephanie L. Haines prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

Mr. Brady commended the Laurel Highlands Resident Agency of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Cambria County Drug Task Force for the investigation that led to the prosecution of Culmer.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated August 22, 2018