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Five get prison time for drug, gun offenses

Most of the charges involve attempts to deal crack cocaine, officials said.

Most of the charges involve attempts to deal crack cocaine, officials said.

August 01, 2002

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Four men and one woman were sentenced this week to serve time in prison for various unrelated charges, including possession of crack cocaine and carrying a firearm during a drug trafficking crime, officials from the U.S. Attorney's Office said.

According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, the following were sentenced:

n Roman Brown, 24, of North Raleigh Street, Martinsburg. Brown was sentenced to serve eight years and one month in prison after he pleaded guilty to distributing crack cocaine and carrying a 9 mm handgun during a drug trafficking crime in August 2001.

n Derrick Delmar Clarke, 37, of Stuckey Court, Martinsburg. Clarke was sentenced to serve seven years and three months in prison after he pleaded guilty to possession with intent to deliver 8.9 grams of crack in June 2001.

n Robert Elwood Wiley, 39, of McCubbins Hollow Road, Glengary, W.Va. Wiley was sentenced to serve three years and seven months in prison after he pleaded guilty to possessing a firearm in and affecting interstate commerce in April 2001.

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He had previously been convicted of possession with intent to distribute phencyclidine, commonly called PCP, and was prohibited from possessing a firearm.

n Wallace Clayton Klackley, 36, of North High Street, Martinsburg. Klackley was sentenced to serve five years and 10 months in prison after he pleaded guilty to distributing crack cocaine in August 2001.

n Connie Richardson, 35, of Wenner Drive in Brunswick, Md. Richardson was sentenced to serve four years and 10 months in prison after she pleaded guilty to one count of distributing crack cocaine in April 2002.

U.S. District Judge W. Craig Broadwater in Martinsburg handed down the sentences.

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