Mon County drug dealer sentenced to 11 years

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – A Clarksburg woman has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for her role in a methamphetamine distribution ring.

Court documents say Nikoma L. Knight, 25, entered a guilty plea in January to charges of conspiracy to distribute more than 500 grams of the drug and unlawful use of a communication device.

Knight was selling the drugs in Mon County in June of 2018. When she was caught by police she had approximately 10 pounds of methamphetamine, a half pound of heroin, $57,442 in cash, and twelve firearms.

The Greater Harrison Drug & Violent Crimes Task Force.