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Department of Justice

U.S. Attorney's Office
Northern District of West Virginia

For Immediate Release

Monday, June 14, 2021
Randolph J. Bernard
, United States Attorney

Monongalia County Man Sentenced to More than 12 Years for Methamphetamine Charge

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – Clay Westbrook, of Morgantown, West Virginia, was sentenced today to 151 months of incarceration for a drug charge, Acting U.S. Attorney Randolph J. Bernard announced.

Westbrook, age 39, pled guilty in December 2020 to one count of “Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine.” Westbrook admitted to having methamphetamine in December 2019 in Monongalia County.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Zelda E. Wesley prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Mon Metro Drug & Violent Crimes Task Force, a HIDTA-funded initiative, investigated.

U.S. District Judge Thomas S. Kleeh presided.

Louisville Field Division