September 25, 2018
Contact: Erin Mulvey
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Man who sold meth at auto salvage yard sentenced to 36 months
ROCHESTER, N.Y. - U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. and Special Agent in Charge James Hunt, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), New York Division announced today that Andrew Culliton, 38, of West Seneca, N.Y., who was convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute, and to distribute, methamphetamine, was sentenced to 36 months in prison by U.S. District Judge David G. Larimer.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Katelyn Hartford, who handled the case, stated that Culliton, along with others, conspired to distribute methamphetamine at “The Bone Yard,” an auto salvage yard in Dansville, NY. On two occasions, March 2, 2017, and March 10, 2017, the defendant sold pure crystal methamphetamine to another individual known to law enforcement.
Culliton is one of seven defendants charged and convicted in this case.
The sentencing is the result of an investigation by the DEA Rochester Resident Office; the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department; and the New York State Police.