Three people were sentenced in federal court on Tuesday for oxycodone trafficking.
Terrence D. Brawner, 33, of Georgia, was sentenced to nearly six and a half years behind bars for oxycodone trafficking in Wetzel County. In January, he pled guilty to one count of following an investigation by the West Virginia State Police and the Ohio Valley Drug and Violent Crime Task Force.
Bellaire-native, Benjamin P. McGee, 30, was sentenced to two and a half years in prison for trafficking oxycodone in Wetzel County, as well. In August 2014, he pled guilty to one count of “Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute and to Distribute Oxycodone.” The West Virginia State Police and the Drug Enforcement Administration were involved in the investigation.
A Moundsville woman, Alisha Letts, 31, was sentenced to three years of probation for her role in an oxycodone distribution operation, where prescription pills were shipped from California into Marshall County for sale. Letts pled guilty to one count of “Conspiracy to Posses with Intent to Distribute and to Distribute Oxycodone.” The investigation was done by the Marshall County Drug and Violent Crime Task Force.