Huntington man admits to heroin distribution

February 21, 2019

HUNTINGTON - A Huntington man faces up to two decades in prison after admitting to selling heroin to a police informant in 2017.

Curtis “Gurt” Traylor, 51, pleaded guilty to distribution of heroin in Huntington federal court Tuesday.

According to U.S. Attorney Mike Stuart, as part of his plea Traylor admitted he met a confidential informant Oct. 12, 2017, and drove to a store located in Huntington, where he gave the informant six grams of heroin in exchange for $400.

He faces up to 20 years in federal prison at his June 10 sentencing.