Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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April 16, 2014

Bluefield woman sentenced for illegal pill distribution

BLUEFIELD —   A Mercer County woman was sentenced to 15 months in federal prison at U.S. District Court in Charleston Wednesday after pleading guilty to selling hydromorphone pills to an individual cooperating with law enforcement.

Rachelle Bryant, 24, of Bluefield, pleaded guilty to the charge in December 2013. The case was investigated by the Southern Regional Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force and Bryant was sentenced by Senior U.S. District Judge David A. Faber of the Southern District of West Virginia.


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