Bedford County Sentencing

By Ben Manning |

Published 03/21 2014 11:48PM

Updated 03/21 2014 11:51PM

BEDFORD, BEDFORD COUNTY - A Bedford County judge sentenced two people to jail time.

Brian Pope will spend the next 19 to 41 years in prison after a drug deal gone bad.  Police say Pope who goes by the street name “Brisco” made a deal to buy marijuana but then pulled out a gun and stole it. The people he was buying from called the State Police, who picked pope up a short distance away.

And Sheila Suter will spend 16 months to five years in jail after pleading guilty to theft charges.

She used to be the secretary at the Bedford County Jail. The warden figured out she was embezzling money for about five years. She also has to pay almost 49 thousand dollars in restitution.

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