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Ten people admitted to distributing heroin in the Clarksburg and Morgantown areas, U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II said.

Appearing before Magistrate Judge John S. Kaull were:

 

  • Trayvon Terell Snoe, 22, of Pittsburgh, Megan Lee Graeber, 28, of Bridgeport, and, Samanta Cottrill, 33, of Hepzibah, entered pleas of guilty to distribution of heroin within 1,000 Feet of Pierpont Community and Technical College, and co-defendant Crystal Dawn Roth, 31, of Walkersville, entered a plea of guilty to possession with intent to distribute heroin.

 

Snoe and Graeber, who are in custody and Cottrill, who is free on bond pending sentencing, face up to 40 years in prison. Roth, who is free on bond pending sentencing, faces up to 20 years in prison. As part of their pleas, $2,104 that was seized Oct. 29, will be forfeited. The case was prosecuted by Criminal Chief Shawn A. Morgan and investigated by the Greater Harrison County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force. The case will be prosecuted by Criminal Chief Shawn A. Morgan

 

  • Charles E. Jefferson Jr., 26, of Westover; William A. Blosser, 29, of Morgantown, pleaded guilty to "Distribution of Heroin." Co-defendants Wright Bowen, 31, of Core, Brittany Bower, 27, of Morgantown; Bartley Jefferson, 24, of Morgantown; and Jason Hunt, 32, of Core, pleaded guilty to distribution of heroin within 1,000 feet of West Virginia University and Tot Lot playground at Marjorie Gardens." Jefferson and Blosser, who are in custody pending sentencing, face up to 20 years in prison. Bowen, Jefferson and Hunt, who are free on bond and Bower, who is in custody pending sentencing face up to 40 years in prison.

 

The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Zelda E. Wesley and investigated by the Mon Valley Drug Task Force.

 

  • Rogie Johnson, 29, of Morgantown, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute and to distribute oxycodone. Johnson, free on bond pending sentencing, faces up to 20 years in prison. The case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Zelda E. Wesley and investigated by the West Virginia State Police-Bureau of Criminal Investigations.