CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WV News) — A Bridgeport lady accused of being fronted 60 grams of fentanyl three to 4 periods a 7 days by a Detroit supplier has been sentenced to 2-10 many years in prison.
Kayla Marie Hannah, 31, was remanded into custody straight away by Harrison Circuit Choose Christopher J. McCarthy. He denied the ask for for a self-report date created by protection counsel Dean Morgan, as Hannah at a person stage in her court docket record was served a West Virginia bench warrant in Tennessee.
Morgan also experienced sought household incarceration for his customer. But McCarthy sided with Assistant Prosecutor Andrea Roberts, who hammered house the effects distribution of that substantially of the synthetic opioid had on the region.
“I believe it is very obvious that these are extremely severe crimes,” McCarthy said.
Roberts experienced sought the maximum probable prison phrase of 2-30 several years and an excess 10 decades for Hannah’s possession with intent to provide fentanyl and conspiracy to commit that criminal offense. The decide imposed the 2-10, as well as 2 a long time, but ran individuals phrases concurrently, very likely recognizing the strides Hannah made from this spring right until her day of sentencing.
Hannah had served a jail phrase imposed by Harrison Chief Decide Thomas A. Bedell after he revoked her probation in August 2020. Hannah was sentenced to 1-10 decades for felony conspiracy to deliver heroin and phony pretenses in that situation. Her probation was revoked for absconding and for committing the possession with intent to provide fentanyl for which she was sentenced Wednesday by McCarthy.
McCarthy also ran the new phrase concurrent with the old one particular, if any of that remains to be served.
As a result of the plea bargaining, Roberts agreed not to seek out a repeat felon enhancement and/or a repeat drug felony improvement.
The situation was investigated by the Bigger Harrison Drug & Violent Crimes Activity Pressure and Mountaineer Freeway Interdiction Group South. Officers who worked the situation were being Bridgeport Pfc. Aaron Lantz, Bridgeport Patrol Officer Kris Burgess, and Harrison Deputy Wes Harkins.
Hannah’s codefendant, Nathan Glen Chien, 37, of Clarksburg, was sentenced to 2-10 decades followed by 10 decades, in accordance to Roberts, of the Business office of Prosecutor Rachel Romano.
— Paul Oliver Dennison, 40, of Wallace, has waived his ideal to a probable induce listening to before Harrison Justice of the peace Kevin Renzelli on prices of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine and conspiracy.
Deputy Ryan Harris, law enforcement canine Filou and Deputy Dillon Nuzum seized a substantial sum of hard cash, chunks of presumed crystal meth and other drug-connected products all through a visitors stop, in accordance to a courtroom filing. In the exact case, Harris charge Steven Patrick Bunnell, 43, of Lumberport, with conspiracy.
An AR-design and style .22-caliber rifle also was seized, in accordance to a courtroom submitting.