MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Two sentences were handed down and four pleas were taken Tuesday in U.S. District Court before Judge W. Craig Broadwater - all involving illegal drugs, according to a press release from the office of U.S. Attorney Thomas E. Johnston.
- Jason Lucius Ingram, 21, of 29 Capital Drive in Martinsburg, was sentenced to five years and 10 months in federal prison for possession with intent to distribute 6.5 grams of crack cocaine.
Ingram entered a plea of guilty in March to the offense, which occurred in January 2004 in Martinsburg, the press release said.
- Gideon Eugene Elliott Jr., 20, of 826 Orrick Riner Drive in Falling Waters, W.Va., was sentenced to 60 days in federal prison for distribution of heroin. Currently free on bond, Elliott will be on three years of supervised release once his sentence is completed.
Elliott pleaded guilty in April to the offense, which occurred in Martinsburg in May 2004, the press release said.