ALEXANDRIA (WSLS 10) – A Washington, D.C. man was sentenced to 14 years in prison after trying to sell heroin in Clupeper and Orange Counties.
Andre Dwight Williams, 36, was sentenced Friday to 14 years in prison and five years of supervised release for federal charges of conspiring to distribute one kilogram or more of heroin to individuals in and around Clupeper and Orange counties. Williams had prior drug distribution convictions and admitted to selling heroin to dozens of individuals who traveled through the Eastern District of Virginia to meet him.
According to court records, Williams admitted to conspiring to distribute between one and three kilograms of heroin in Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia between 2010 and 2014.
Williams regularly sold heroin to between 30 and 40 customers who traveled from Clupeper and Orange counties to meet him in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.
Court records show that Williams was previously convicted of distribution of heroin in 2000 and possession with intent to distribute heroin in 2001 in Washington, D.C.