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                               ENFORCEMENT BUREAU

                                NORTHEAST REGION

                                Columbia  Office

                              9200 Farm House Lane

                               Columbia, MD 21046

                               February 28, 2007

   CERTIFIED MAIL NO.: 7099  3220 0006 5292 6129


   Michael Chapman

   Charlottesville, VA

                         NOTICE OF UNLICENSED OPERATION

   Case Number: EB-07-CF-024

   Document Number: W20073234002

   On February 8, 2007, the Columbia Office received a complaint from the
   Braxton County Sheriff's Office, Sutton, West Virginia that they were
   experiencing interference on frequency 158.76 MHz. On February 13, 2007,
   an agent from this office located by direction finding techniques a radio
   signal centered on frequency 158.775 MHz being transmitted by a non type
   accepted device. This device was installed by you on a hill top located at
   163 Able's Drive, Sutton, WV 26601. The Commission's records show that no
   licenses have been issued for this operation on frequency 158.775 MHz in
   Sutton, WV.

   Radio stations must be licensed by the FCC pursuant to 47 U.S.C. S 301.
   The only exception to this licensing requirement is for certain
   transmitters using or operating at a power level or mode of operation that
   complies with the standards established in Part 15 of the Commission's
   rules, 47 C.F.R. SS 15.1 et seq. There is no such exception for
   transmitters operating on 158.775 MHz.

   You are hereby warned that operation of radio transmitting equipment
   without a valid radio station authorization constitutes a violation of the
   Federal laws cited above and could subject the operator to severe
   penalties, including, but not limited to, substantial monetary fines, in
   rem arrest action against the offending radio equipment, and criminal
   sanctions including imprisonment. (see 47 U.S.C. SS 401, 501, 503 and


   You have ten (10) days from the date of this notice to respond with any
   evidence that you have authority to operate granted by the FCC. Your
   response should be sent to the address in the letterhead and reference the
   listed case and document number. Under the Privacy Act of 1974, 5 U.S.C. S
   552a(e)(3), we are informing you that the Commission's staff will use all
   relevant material information before it to determine what, if any,
   enforcement action is required to ensure your compliance with FCC Rules.
   This will include any information that you disclose in your reply.

   You may contact this office if you have any questions.

   James T. Higgins

   District Director

   Columbia Office


   Excerpts from the Communications Act of 1934, As Amended

   Enforcement Bureau, "Inspection Fact Sheet", July 2003