Wise woman Victoria Bailey sentenced in oxycodone trafficking operation

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – A Wise, Va., woman has been sentenced for her role in what authorities have categorized as a “large scale” oxycodone trafficking operation in the Tri-Cities and Southwest Virginia.

According to a press release from the Eastern District of Tennessee U.S. Attorney’s Office, Victoria Bailey, 25, was sentenced to serve 33 months in prison on Monday in federal court. A (more…)

47 indicted on drug charges in Tazewell County – Bluefield Daily Telegraph

CEDAR BLUFF, Va. — Distribution of controlled substances including heroin — rarely seen in Tazewell County — are among the many indictments handed down by a special session of the Tazewell County Grand Jury.

A list of 47 individuals facing 52 indictments — a total of 138 charges — was released Thursday during a Tazewell County Narcotics Task Force press conference at (more…)

Seven Plea Guilty In Drug Conspiracy – WCYB

Seven people from our area have entered guilty pleas to conspiring to distribute drugs, including cocaine, meth and prescription pills.We’ve learned those pleas were entered in federal court in Abingdon on Monday. Two of the seven also entered guilty pleas to weapons charges.

The U.S. Attorney says the conspiracy had been going on since 2007. Four of the defendants (more…)