Four sentenced on drug distribution charges

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WDTV) -- Four people were sentenced Friday to a combined 73 months in prison on drug distribution charges, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Clarksburg.

Floyd Pancoast, 24, of Pursglove, was sentenced to 10 months in prison after pleading guilty to one count of “Unlawful Use of Communication Facility” last October. Officials say he admitted to using a phone to help distribute oxycodone in Monongalia County in February 2017.

Jason Pancoast, 23, of Pursglove, was sentenced to 18 months in prison after pleading guilty to one count of “Use of a Firearm During and in Relation to a Drug Offense” last October. Officials say he admitted to having and using a pistol in connection to a drug trafficking crime. The crime occurred last March in Mon County.

Leon Jamar Maddox, 35, of Fairmont, was sentenced to 37 months in prison after pleading guilty to one count of “Distribution of Oxycodone” last October. Officials say he admitted to selling oxycodone in Mon County in September 2015.

Amanda Maddox, 33, of Morgantown, was sentenced to eight months in prison. Officials say she pleaded guilty to one count of “Unlawful Use of Communication Facility” last October. Officials say he admitted to using a phone to assist in distributing oxycodone in Mon County last March.

The Mon Metro Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force investigated the case.