WHEELING, W.Va. (WTRF) - Deandre Davis has been indicted by a federal grand jury on drug charges.
Davis, 27, was indicted on one count of "Conspiracy to Distribute and Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine Base", three counts of "Distribution of Cocaine Base within 1,000 feet of a Protected Location", and one count of "Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine Base within 1,000 feet of a protected location".
According to the indictment, Davis is accused of possessing, distributing, and selling cocaine in Ohio County in July 2017.
Davis faces up to 20 years incarceration and a fine of up to $1 million for Count 1, and up to 40 years incarceration and a fine of up to $2 million for each of the remaining counts.
Davis recently pleaded not guilty in connection to a May 9th murder case on Wheeling Island. He is accused of shooting and killing Ahmid Hinton in the incident.
He is currently in the Northern Regional Jail awaiting a trial for that case.
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