Michigan Heroin Dealer gets 15 years

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HUNTINGTON, WEST VIGINIA – A Michigan man caught selling drugs in Huntington last year was sentenced today to 15 months in federal prison for aiding and abetting the distribution of heroin.

According to court documents, Steven McGee, 51, admitted that on February 24, and March 10, 2020, he directed the distribution of heroin and fentanyl to a confidential informant in Huntington.  McGee also admitted that he previously distributed methamphetamine to an informant on June 26, 2019, also in Huntington.

Acting United States Lisa G. Johnston made the announcement and commended the investigative work of the Huntington Police Department.

United States District Judge Robert C. Chambers imposed the sentence.  Assistant United States Attorney Joseph F. Adams handled the prosecution.

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A copy of this press release is located on the website of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of West Virginia. Related court documents and information can be found on PACER by searching for Case No. 3:20-cr-00170.