D’iberville Man Sentenced to More Than 7 Years in Federal Prison for Possession of Oxycodone with Intent to Distribute


From:  News Release   2/16/18   GCN


Gulfport, Miss. – Travis Lee Fulgham, 24, of D’Iberville, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola, Jr. to 87 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release for possession with intent to distribute oxycodone, announced U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst and DEA Special Agent in Charge Stephen G. Azzam. Fulgham was also ordered to pay $20,000 in restitution.


Fulgham pled guilty on September 12, 2017, for his role in a scheme with his mother, Carla Fulgham, in which she was stealing pharmaceutical pills from Back Bay Pharmacy, where she worked as a pharmacy technician, and Travis Fulgham was distributing them.


The case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration Tactical Diversion Squad and prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney John Meynardie.