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Case Number: 2:21-cr-00083-KJD-NJK
Judge: Kent J. Dawson
Court: United States District Court for the District of Nevada (Clark County)
Plaintiff's Attorney: United States Attorney’s Office
Description: Las Vegas, Nevada criminal lawyer represented Defendant charged with possession with the intent to distribute heroin, and possession of a firearm after a felony.
Brent Matthew Wilson (35) pleaded guilty to one count of possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute and one count of felon in possession of a firearm. Sentencing is scheduled for November 15, 2022.
According to court documents and admissions made in court by Wilson, on January 22, 2021, he possessed with the intent to distribute heroin — a Schedule I controlled substance. Approximately 62.6 gross grams of heroin was recovered along with cash, small baggies for individual packaging, and a scale. In addition to the drugs, Wilson possessed a Glock 17 handgun. Wilson has a prior felony conviction in Clark County. He is prohibited by law from possessing a firearm.
The maximum statutory penalties are 20 years in prison for the possession with intent to distribute charges, 10 years in prison for the felon in possession of a firearm charge, a term of supervised release, and a fine.
U.S. Attorney Jason M. Frierson for the District of Nevada and Special Agent in Charge Patrick Gorman for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) made the announcement.
This case was investigated by the ATF and Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. Assistant U.S. Attorney Bianca Pucci is prosecuting the case.
21:841(a)(l), (b)(l)(C) - Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Distribute (Methamphetamine);
21:841(a)(l), 841(b)(l)(C) - Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Distribute (Cocaine);
21:841(a)(l), 841(b)(l)(C) - Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Distribute (Heroin);
18:922(g)(l), 924(a)(2) - Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Outcome: 08/16/2022 44 CONSENT to Institute a Presentence Investigation and Disclose the Report Before Conviction or Plea of Guilty by Brent Matthew Wilson. (HAM) (Entered: 08/16/2022)
08/16/2022 45 BINDING PLEA AGREEMENT as to Brent Matthew Wilson. (HAM) (Entered: 08/16/2022)
08/16/2022 46 MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS - Change of Plea as to Brent Matthew Wilson held on 8/16/2022 before Judge Kent J. Dawson. Crtrm Administrator: D. Saavedra; AUSA: Bianca Pucci; Def Counsel: Osvaldo FUmo; Court Reporter/Recorder: Traci Walker; Time of Hearing: 10:02 a.m. - 10:25 a.m.; Courtroom: 4A;
Defendant is present in custody. Defendant is sworn. Defendant pleads GUILTY to Counts 3 and 4 of the Indictment 1 . Plea Agreement filed. Court accepts the guilty plea. This matter is referred to the probation department for investigation and report. Trial setting as to this defendant is vacated. Defendant is remanded to custody.
Sentencing and disposition set for 11/15/2022 at 09:30 AM in LV Courtroom 4A before Judge Kent J. Dawson.
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08/16/2022 47 NOTICE to contact the U.S. Probation Office as to Brent Matthew Wilson. Counsel for defendant is *Osvaldo Fumo*. Sentencing set for * 11/15/2022 at 9:30 a.m.*. Defendant is *in custody.* (DXS) (Entered: 08/17/2022)