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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

November 8, 2010                                                                          PHONE: (219) 937-5603

www.usdoj.gov/usao/inn/                                                                  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:

 

Leroy D. Wilson, Jr., 34, of the 5100 block of Buell Drive, Fort Wayne, Indiana, was sentenced by Judge Theresa Springmann to120 months imprisonment and 5 years of supervised release after pleading guilty to counts two and three of an indictment charging him with distribution of cocaine base and being a felon in possession of a firearm. Wilson was previously convicted of criminal recklessness in 2002. This case was the result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Fort Wayne Police Department Vice and Narcotics. This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Tina Nommay.

 

Antonio Delgado, 31, of Chicago, Illinois, was sentenced by Judge Theresa Springmann to 70 months imprisonment and 4 years of supervised release after pleading guilty to count three of an indictment charging him with possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine. This case was the result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Fort Wayne Police Department. This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Anthony Geller.

 

Primitivo Flores, 33, of West Arch Street, Portland, Indiana, pled guilty before Magistrate Judge Roger Cosbey to count three of an indictment charging him with possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine. These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Indiana State Police, the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Portland Police Department, the Allen County Police Department, and the Allen County Drug Task Force. This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Anthony Geller.

 

Francisco Ruiz, 28, of Pleasant Valley Drive, Fort Wayne, Indiana, pled guilty before Magistrate Judge Roger Cosbey to count one of an indictment charging him with possession with the intent to distribute cocaine. These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Fort Wayne Police Department . This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Anthony Geller.

 

Josiah Davis, 26, of E. State Street, Ashley, Indiana, pled guilty before Magistrate Judge Roger Cosbey to counts one and two of an indictment charging him with possession of a firearm while an unlawful user of a controlled substance, and possession with the intent to distribute Oxycontin. These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation , the Indiana State Police, and the Ashley Police Department. This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Lesley Miller Lowery.

 

Thomas Cooper, 28, of Lafayette Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana, pled guilty before Magistrate Judge Roger Cosbey to count six of an indictment charging him with being a felon in possession of a firearm. Cooper was previously convicted of robbery. These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, and the Fort Wayne Police Department Gang Unit. This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Tina Nommay.

 

  

 

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.