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Norfolk Man Sentenced to Serve 188 Months in Prison on Cocaine Charge

U.S. Attorney’s Office August 27, 2013
  • Eastern District of Virginia (757) 441-6331

NORFOLK, VA—Keith Jermaine Everett, 34, of Norfolk, Virginia, was sentenced today to 188 months in prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine.

Neil H. MacBride, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, and Royce E. Curtin, Special Agent in Charge, Federal Bureau of Investigation Norfolk Office, made the announcement after sentencing by United States District Judge Mark S. Davis.

Everett waived indictment and pleaded guilty to a criminal information on May 29, 2013. The criminal information charged him with conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute 500 grams or more cocaine. According to court documents, Everett distributed cocaine and marijuana on a regular basis in Norfolk and surrounding cities. On December 18, 2012, a controlled purchase of cocaine was conducted by law enforcement from Everett at a location on North Military Highway in Norfolk.

This case was investigated by the Norfolk Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Norfolk Police Department. Assistant United States Attorney Sherrie S. Capotosto prosecuted the case on behalf of the United States.

A copy of this press release may be found on the website of the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia at http://www.justice.gov/usao/vae.