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Pittsburgh Resident Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking and Possessing a Firearm After a Felony Conviction

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Pennsylvania

PITTSBURGH, PA – Todd Hill was convicted of fentanyl and heroin trafficking and possessing a firearm after a felony conviction, United States Attorney Eric G. Olshan announced today.

Hill, age 38 of Pittsburgh, pled guilty before United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer. He pled guilty to (1) conspiring to distribute 40 grams or more of fentanyl and 100 grams or more of heroin, (2) possessing with intent to distribute 40 grams or more of a mixture containing fentanyl and heroin, and (3) possessing a firearm after a felony conviction. Sentencing will be scheduled on a date to be determined.

The law provides for a maximum total sentence of at least 10 years and up to life in prison and a fine of up to $16,250,000. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the actual sentences imposed are to be based upon the seriousness of the offenses and the prior criminal history of the defendant.

Assistant United States Attorney Craig W. Haller is prosecuting this case on behalf of the United States.

The Pennsylvania State Police; the Pittsburgh Police Department; the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives; the United States Marshals Service; and the Federal Bureau of Investigation led the investigations leading to the convictions.

Updated November 3, 2023

Drug Trafficking
Prescription Drugs
Firearms Offenses