A New York man pleaded guilty in Federal District Court yesterday to charges related to distribution of heroin in Loudoun County.
According to the statement of facts filed with the plea agreement, George Eric Stevens, 33, of Jamaica, NY, obtained heroin from a source in New York and traveled to Loudoun County to sell it, in hopes of achieving higher profits.
He was arrested on Nov. 16, 2016, in Loudoun County with approximately 170 grams of heroin.
In December, Stevens was indicted by a federal grand jury on a charge of conspiracy to distribute 100 grams or more of a mixture and substance containing detectable amount of heroin.
He faces a up to 40 years in prison. Sentencing is scheduled for April 21.