In February of this year, The United States District Court, Western District of North Carolina, heard the pleas of two defendants charged with drug and gun related crimes in Jackson County. These two defendants were charged as a result of an investigation conducted by deputies from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, agents from the United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and agents with the North Carolina State Bureau of Investigations.
Charged, convicted and sentenced are:
Jason Eugene Salley, DOB 4/4/1986
235 Pine Valley Drive Cullowhee, NC
Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine Base
Sentenced to 37 months in Federal Custody