United States Attorney David Capp
Northern District of Indiana
E. Ross Adair Federal Building & United States Courthouse
1300 South Harrison Street, Room 3128
Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3489
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mary L. Hatton
March 15, 2010 PHONE: (219) 937-5603
Fax: (219) 852-2770
ACTIVITY IN FEDERAL COURT - FORT WAYNE
Fort Wayne, IN—The United States Attorney's Office announced the following activity in federal court:
Tony L. Rice, 29, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, plead guilty on 3/11/10 before Judge Theresa Springmann to possession with the intent to distribute “crack” cocaine, and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime. This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Fort Wayne Police Department, and was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Anthony Geller.
The specific sentence in each case to be imposed upon conviction will be determined by the judge after a consideration of federal sentencing statutes and the Federal Sentencing Guidelines.