Four Admit To Federal Drug Charges in Wheeling

Three men and a woman admitted in federal court in Wheeling on Monday to their involvement in methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin distribution that spanned multiple states.

They include:

∫ Alex King, 33, and Matthew Jackson, also known as “Matt-Matt,” 22. Each pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute and to possess with the intent to distribute controlled substances. King and Jackson admitted to working with others to distribute heroin, cocaine, and methamphetamine from 2016 to April 2018 in Wetzel County and elsewhere.

∫ Todd Jones, 55, and Cynthia Henries, 47, each pleaded guilty to aiding and abetting the distribution of methamphetamine. Jones and Henries admitted to selling methamphetamine in March 2017 in Wetzel County.

Sentencing dates have not been scheduled.


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