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, Indiana  46802

Hammond                                                      South Bend                                           Fort Wayne

 
 

 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                         CONTACT: Mary Hatton

April 13, 2012                                                                                     PHONE: (219) 937-5603

www.usdoj.gov/usao/inn/                                                                                                  FAX (219) 852-2770

 

 

WEEK IN REVIEW – FORT WAYNE

 

 

                Fort Wayne, Indiana- The United States Attorney’s Office announced the following activity:

 

PLEAS:

 

  Ø   Francisco Garcia-Hernandez, 34, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, pled guilty before Magistrate Judge Roger Cosbey to the felony offense of distribution and possession with the intent to distribute cocaine.  These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation Safe Streets Task Force, the Indiana State Police, the Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Police Department.  This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Anthony Geller.

 

  Ø   Anna Deck, 30, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, pled guilty before Magistrate Judge Roger Cosbey to the felony offense of possession with the intent to distribute methamphetamine.  These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration, the United States Postal Inspection Service and the Allen County Police Department.  This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Lesley Miller Lowery.

 

  Ø   Florencio DeLuna, 30, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, a defendant in the case US v Casteneda et al., pled guilty before Magistrate Judge Roger Cosbey to the felony offense of conspiracy to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute cocaine.  These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by Federal Bureau of Investigation Safe Streets Task Force, the Indiana State Police, the Fort Wayne Police Department, the Allen County Police Department, the Allen County Drug Task Force and the New Haven Police Department.  This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorneys Anthony Geller and Lesley Miller Lowery.

 

  Ø   Jose Palma Martinez, 22, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, a defendant in the case US v Borja et al., pled guilty before Magistrate Judge Roger Cosbey to the felony offense of conspiracy to commit fraud with identification documents.  These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Indiana State Police assisted by ICE - Homeland Security Investigations, the Social Security Administration, United States Postal Inspection Service, the Allen County Sheriff’s Department and the Shipshewanna Police Department.  This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Lovita Morris King.

 

If convicted in court, any specific sentence to be imposed will be determined by the judge after a consideration of federal sentencing statutes and the Federal Sentencing Guidelines.

 

DISPOSITIONS:

 

  Ø   Justin Dominguez, 29, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, was sentenced by Judge Theresa Springmann to 8 months imprisonment, time served, and 1 years of supervised release after pleading guilty to the felony offense of use of a communication facility to facilitate the commission of distributing cocaine. This case was the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Indiana State Police, the Fort Wayne Police Department and the Allen County Police Department and the New Haven Police Department.  This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorneys Lesley Miller Lowery and Anthony Geller.