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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Roanoke Man Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Charge

ROANOKE, VIRGINIA – United States Attorney John P. Fishwick Jr. announced the guilty plea today of a Roanoke man to a federal drug charge.

Terrance Donald Jackson, 29, of Roanoke, Virginia, pled guilty today in the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia in Roanoke to one count of distribution of a measurable quantity of cocaine.

“We will continue to work with our partners on the federal, state and local levels to rid our communities of drugs, working to make our communities safer,” United States Attorney Fishwick said.

The investigation of the case was conducted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Roanoke City Police Department and the agencies of the Roanoke HIDTA. Assistant United States Attorney Andrew Bassford prosecuted the case for the United States.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated August 30, 2016