Parkersburg woman sentenced on drug charge


From staff reports

A Parkersburg woman was sentenced to 30 days in the Washington County Jail Monday morning for possession of drugs.

Jamie M. Pierce, 45, of 4310 11th Ave. Apt. 2, pleaded guilty on Feb. 6 to attempted possession of drugs, a fourth-degree felony, and possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony.

She was found on County Road 10 in Warren Township on Feb. 12 with 19.72 grams of methamphetamine, and .96 grams of cocaine.

Pierce was indicted in November on possession of drugs, a second-degree felony, and possession of drugs, a fifth-degree felony. As part of the plea agreement, the second-degree felony was reduced to a fourth-degree felony.

Along with 30 days in jail, Washington County Common Pleas Judge Mark Kerenyi sentenced her to two years community control. She was booked and released Monday with orders to report back to the jail on June 8.


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