Man to spend over two years behind bars for distributing heroin in Isle of Wight County

Posted at 3:56 PM, Aug 24, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-24 17:26:18-04

Isle of Wight County, Va. – A man will spend the next two years and seven months behind bars after police say he sold heroin in Isle of Wight County.

Patrick David Simmons, 27, of the 8700 block of Smithfield Apartments was sentenced as part of a plea agreement on Monday.

He will serve his time in the Virginia State Penitentiary.

He was charged with distribution of heroin and possession with the intent to distribute a controlled substance within 1000 feet of a school zone.

Simmons will also face supervised probation.