All of the defendants have admitted to their roles in an oxycodone distribution operation


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Date: January 29, 2020


CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – All 34 individuals have admitted to their roles in an oxycodone distribution operation spanning two states and four North Central West Virginia counties that resulted in a 129-count federal indictment.

Those individuals who have pled to drug charges include the names below. Twenty-nine of those have also been sentenced to a combined 59 years incarceration.

  • Terry Thomas
  • Michael Wesley
  • Sean Bernard Williams
  • Christopher Lloyd
  • Darmatrice Love
  • Robert Brown, Jr.
  • Andrew Thomas
  • Sean Miller Phillips, Jr.
  • Devante Maddox
  • Konshawntas Boyd
  • Brianna Blackman
  • Tiffany Edwards
  • Codey Bonnette
  • Leon Jamar Maddox
  • Amanda Gifford
  • Floyd Pancoast
  • Jason Pancoast
  • Christopher Moriarty
  • Carlee Cuppet
  • Brittany Brown
  • Ariel Blosser
  • Amanda Maddox,
  • Brandy Miller
  • Anna May Martin
  • Kimberley Mozie
  • Jason Perry
  • Holly Jo Exline
  • Makyna Kancso
  • Marjorie Sue Webster
  • Thomas Keener, II
  • Jayla Shade
  • Jesse Tichenor
  • Bobbie Jo Phillips
  • Kenyata Boudreaux

Assistant U.S. Attorney Zelda E. Wesley is handling the cases on behalf of the government. The Mon Metro Drug and Violent Crime Drug Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, led the investigation. The Task Force consists of the Internal Revenue Service, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Monongalia County Sheriff's Office, Morgantown Police Department, the Star City Police Department, the West Virginia State Police, the West Virginia University Police Department, the Granville Police Department, and the Monongalia County Prosecuting Attorney's Office. The US Marshals Service, the Monongalia County Processing and Transport Personnel, the Greater Harrison County Drug Task Force MHIT Group, the Mountain State Drug Task Force, the Three Rivers Drug Task Force-Fairmont, and the Fairmont Police Department assisted in the arrest operation in June 2017. In addition, West Virginia State Police and the Monongalia County Sheriff's Office allowed the use of their spaces to coordinate those efforts.