United States Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld, II, announced that during the month of November, several individuals had their supervised release or probation revoked for violating terms and conditions imposed by the United States District Court.
Lindsay Hamon, age 24, of Buckhannon, was sentenced to 2 months imprisonment and 24 months of supervised release, with the first four months of the supervised release to be served at a halfway house, for possession and use of methamphetamine and failure to notify United States Probation of a change in address. Hamon was originally sentenced on Aug. 17, 2010, to 21 months imprisonment and 3 years of supervised release for making a false statement in the acquisition of a firearm. Hamon was remanded to the custody of the United States Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution.
Jeffrey Sheridan, age 25, of Weston, was sentenced to 5 months imprisonment to be followed by 4 months at a halfway house for failure to report to the probation office and submit reports timely; failure to obtain employment and failure to participate in drug abuse program as directed by probation officer.
Sheridan was originally sentenced on Jan. 27, 2009, to 18 months imprisonment and 3 years of supervised release for possession and concealment of stolen firearms. Sheridan was remanded to the custody of the United States Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution.
The United States was represented at the Elkins revocation hearing by Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephen D. Warner.