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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Federal Inmate Sentenced To 18 More Months In Prison For Possessing Weapon

ERIE, Pa. - An inmate at the McKean Federal Correctional Institution in Bradford, Pennsylvania pleaded guilty and was sentenced in federal court to 18 months incarceration on his conviction for possession of contraband in prison, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

United States District Judge David S. Cercone imposed the sentence on Antonio Lattin, 28. The sentence was imposed to run consecutively to the sentence Lattin is currently serving.

According to information presented to the court on December 1, 2012, Lattin was in possession of a weapon.

Assistant United States Attorney Christian A. Trabold prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

U.S. Attorney Hickton commended Officers of the McKean Federal Correctional Institution for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Lattin.

Updated July 14, 2015