Bill Powell

WEST VIRGINIA News: A New York man, Amanze Antoine found guilty of firearms conspiracy and drug charges

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Amanze Antoine, of Mt. Vernon, New York, was found guilty this week of three counts involving illegal firearms sales and cocaine distribution, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. After a three-day trial, a federal jury found Antoine, age 37, guilty of one count of “Conspiracy to Violate Federal Firearms Laws” one … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: A New York man, Amanze Antoine found guilty of firearms conspiracy and drug charges

WEST VIRGINIA News: Wheeling Island woman, Carla Webb Daniels sentenced for heroin distribution

WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA – Carla Webb Daniels, of Wheeling Island, West Virginia, has been sentenced to 12 months and one day incarceration to be followed by six years supervised release for distributing heroin near an Ohio County school, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Daniels, age 57, pled guilty to one count of “Distribution of … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Wheeling Island woman, Carla Webb Daniels sentenced for heroin distribution

WEST VIRGINIA News: Randolph County man, Robert C. Ard sentenced for making a destructive device

ELKINS, WEST VIRGINIA – Robert C. Ard, of Elkins, West Virginia, was sentenced today to 24 months incarceration for charge involving a homemade explosive device found in his home, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Ard, age 54, pled guilty to one count of “Making an Unlawful Firearm” in August 2018. Ard admitted to making … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Randolph County man, Robert C. Ard sentenced for making a destructive device

WEST VIRGINIA News: Maryland man, Phillip Ryan Williams admits to drug distribution

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Phillip Ryan Williams, of McCoole, Maryland, has admitted to distributing methamphetamine, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Williams, age 24, pled guilty today to one count of “Distribution of Methamphetamine.” He admitted to selling methamphetamine in Mineral County on June 13, 2018. Williams faces up to 20 years incarceration and a … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Maryland man, Phillip Ryan Williams admits to drug distribution

WEST VIRGINIA News: Marion County man, James Copen admits to drug charges

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – James Copen, of Fairmont, West Virginia, has admitted to methamphetamine distribution charges, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Copen, age 42, pled guilty to one count of “Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine” and three counts of “Distribution of Methamphetamine in Proximity of a Protected Location.” Cope admitted to distributing methamphetamine in Marion … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Marion County man, James Copen admits to drug charges

WEST VIRGINIA News: Berkeley County man, Douglas Mills sentenced for drug charge

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Douglas Mills, of Hedgesville, West Virginia, was sentenced today to probation for cocaine distribution, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Mills, also known as “D,” age 27, pled guilty to one count of “Distribution of Cocaine Base” in July 2018. Mills admitted to selling cocaine in Berkeley County in August 2015. … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Berkeley County man, Douglas Mills sentenced for drug charge

WEST VIRGINIA News: Hampshire County man, Grover Allen White sentenced for firearms charge

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Grover Allen White, of Romney, West Virginia, was sentenced to 30 months incarceration for a firearms charge, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. White, age 40, pled guilty to one count of “Possession of a Stolen Firearm” in June 2018. White admitted to possessing a stolen .380 caliber pistol. The crime … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Hampshire County man, Grover Allen White sentenced for firearms charge

WEST VIRGINIA New: Detroit man, Charles Marquis Mitchell sentenced for heroin distribution

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Charles Marquis Mitchell, of Detroit, Michigan, was sentenced today to 46 months incarceration for distributing heroin, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Mitchell, age 26, pled guilty to one count of “Distribution of Heroin within 1,000 feet of a protected location” in April 2018. Mitchell admitted to distributing heroin near a … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA New: Detroit man, Charles Marquis Mitchell sentenced for heroin distribution