MARTINSBURG (AP) — A Martinsburg man will spend at least a year in prison for helping to smuggle drugs into the Eastern Regional Jail.
Steven Paul Anderson pleaded guilty on April 7 in Berkeley County Circuit Court to conspiracy to transport a controlled substance into a jail.
The Journal reports that the 36-year-old Anderson received a one- to five-year sentence on Monday. The sentence will be served consecutive to a two- to 25-year sentence that Anderson is serving for burglary and grand larceny.
Under a plea agreement, four related counts were dismissed.
Anderson was accused of arranging with other individuals to smuggle suboxone into the jail in January 2013.