Gallia County Prosecuting Attorney, Jason D. Holdren, announces the recent sentencings of three individuals by Judge Margaret Evans in the Gallia County Common Pleas Court.

Anthony-Carlos S. Whigham

 

Anthony-Carlos S. Whigham, age 35, of Detroit, Michigan, was recently convicted of Possession of a Controlled Substance, a felony of the Second Degree. Whigham, who was in possession of 65 grams of Cocaine, was sentenced to 4 years in prison, to be followed by 3 years of post-release control.

Joseph Watkins

Joseph Watkins, age 49, of Detroit, Michigan, was recently convicted of Complicity to Aggravated Trafficking in Drugs, a felony of the Second Degree. Watkins, who was carrying 360 Oxycodone (30mg) tablets and 55 Oxycodone (15mg) tablets, was sentenced to 4 years in prison, to be followed by 3 years of post-release control.

Jamie L. Fortune, age 23, of Southfield, Michigan, was recently convicted of Aggravated Possession of Drugs, a felony of the Second Degree. Fortune, who was in possession of 83 Oxycodone (30mg) tablets, was sentenced to 2 years in prison, to be followed by 3 years of post-release control.

*Editor’s note: A fourth sentencing was included in the original release regarding the conviction of India L. Stewart of Dayton, however, the Gallia Herald had already released that sentence in an earlier story.