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Judge Sentenced 10 People in Elkins Federal Court

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Chief Judge John Preston Bailey sentenced ten individuals this week in U.S. District Court in Elkins, according to a news release from the office of the U.S. Attorney Northern District of W.Va.

Roger G. Gooden, II, 25 of Tallmansville, was sentenced to 70 months in prison to be followed by three years of probation. Gooden pleaded guilty on February 21, 2012 to possession of pseudoephedrine, knowing that it would be used to manufacture methamphetamine in Upshur County.

Gooden was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution.

Christopher M. Arbogast, 20 of Tallsmanville, was sentenced to 63 months in prison to be followed by three years probation.

Arbogast pleaded guilty on February 21, 2012 to distribution of methamphetamine in Upshur County. Officials said he was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution.

Thomas Andrew Carson, 27 of Buckhannon, was sentenced to 63 months in prison to be followed by three years of probation.

Carson pleaded guilty on February 27, 2012 to distribution of methamphetamine in Upshur County. He was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal, pending designation to a Federal institution.

Richard A. Jarrett, 42 of Buckhannon, was sentenced to 37 months in prison to be followed by three of probation.

Jarrett pleaded guilty on February 21, 2012 to possession of pseudpephedrine, knowing that it would be used to manufacture methamphetamine in Upshur County. He was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution, officials said.

Richard T. Oldaker, 54 of Buckhannon, was sentenced to 30 months in prison to be followed by three years of probation.

Oldaker pleads guilty on March 8 to maintaining a drug-involved premise from April 2011 to September 2011 in Upshur County.

Oldaker is free on bond, and will self-report to the designated Federal institution.

Alexis R. Tennant, 25 of Buckhannon, was sentenced to 30 months in prison to be followed by three years of probation.

Tennant pleaded guilty on February 22, 2012 to possession of pseudoephedrine, knowing that it would be used to manufacture methamphetamine in Upshur County. Officials said he was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution.

Donna J. Beatty, 46 of Buckhannon was sentenced to 18 months in prison to be followed by three years of probation.

Beatty pleaded guilty on February 22, 2012 to possession of pseudoephedrine, knowing that it would be used to Manufacture methamphetamine.

Beatty, who is free on bond, will self-report to the designated Federal institution. Officials said Beatty's case was investigated by the Upshur County Sheriff's Department and the Buckhannon Police Department.

Karl William Nagorny, 34 of Sterling Heights, Michigan, was sentenced to 60 months in prison to be followed by three years of probation.

Nagorny pleaded guilty on February 9, 2012 to one count of mailing in interstate commerce a letter on February 20, 2011, to the Summit Community Bank in Franklin, that contained a threat of injury to the person of another.

Nagorny was remanded to the custody of the U.S. Marshal pending designation to a Federal institution. Officials said this case was investigated by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service.

Angela A. Gould, 41 of Valley Head, was sentenced to 18 months in prison to be followed by three years of probation.

Gould pleaded guilty on October 11, 2011 to one count of embezzlement in Randolph County. Officials said Gould embezzled U.S. currency in an amount exceeding $1,000 between 2009 and 2010 and made approximately $59,141 in unauthorized charges to the victim's two credit cards to cover up the embezzlement.

Gould is free on bond and will self-report to the designated Federal institution. Officials said this case was investigated by the Elkins Detachment of the W.Va. State Police.

Gregory Stephen Scott, 32 of Beverly, was sentenced to six months in prison to be followed by three years of probation.

Scott pleaded guilty on October 27, 2011 to one count of conspiracy to distribute marijuana in the fall of 2010 in Randolph county.

Scott is free on bond and will self-report to the designated Federal institution. Officials said this case was investigated by the W.Va. State Police.

The ten cases were prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephen D. Warner, according to the news release.