CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Ten individuals involved in the distribution of heroin in the Clarksburg and Morgantown areas entered pleas of guilty before Magistrate Judge John S. Kaull.
United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that Trayvon Terrell Snoe, 22, of Pittsburgh, Megan Lee Graeber, 28 of Bridgeport, and Samantha Cottrill, 22 of Hepzibah, pleaded guilty to distributing heroin within 1,000 feet of Pierpont Community and Technical College. Snoe, Graeber, and Cottrill face 40 years in prison.
Co-defendant Crystal Dawn Roth, 31 of Walkersville pleaded guilty with possession with intent to distribute heroin. Roth faces 20 years in prison.
As part of their pleas, $2,104 was seized on October 29, 2013 and will be foretied. The case was prosecuted by Criminal Chief Shawn A. Morgan and investigated by the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force.
Charles E. Jefferson Jr., 26 of Westover, William A. Blosser, 29 of Morgantown, entered guilty pleas for distributing heroin.
Co-defendants Wright Bowen, 31, of Core, W.Va., Brittany Bower, 27 of Morgantown, Bartley Jefferson, 24, of Morgantown, and Jason Hunt, 32, of Core, enter pleas of guilty for distibuting heroin within 1,000 feet of West Virginia University and the Tot Lot Playground of Marjorie Gardens.
Jefferson and Blosser are in custody pending sentencing, facing up to 20 years in prison. Bowen, Jefferson, and Hunt are free on bond. Bower is in custody facing up to 40 years in prison. This case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Zelda E. Wesley and investigated by Mon Valley Drug Task Force.
Rogie Johnson, 29, of Morgantown, entered a plea of guilty to "Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute and to Distribute Oxycodone." Johnson, who is free on bond pending sentencing, faces up to 20 years in prison. This case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Zelda E. Wesley and investigated by the West Virginia State Police-Bureau of Criminal Investigations.