United States Attorney David Capp

Northern District of Indiana

5400 Federal Plaza, Suite 1500

Hammond, Indiana  46320

Hammond                                                      South Bend                                           Fort Wayne

 
 

 


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                         CONTACT: Mary Hatton

April 3, 2013                                                                                       DESK: (219) 937-5603

www.usdoj.gov/usao/inn/                                                                   CELL: (219) 314-9993

                                                                                                            mary.hatton@usdoj.gov

 

 

INDICTMENTS RETURNED IN HAMMOND FEDERAL COURT

 

 

                Hammond, Indiana—The United States Attorney’s Office announced that the following Indictments were returned on April 3, 2013:

 

Ø  Eugene Jackson, Jr., 32, of Gary, Indiana, was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.  This charge was filed as the result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives HIDTA Task Force.  This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Dean Lanter.

 

Ø  Terrance Winton, 48, of Merrillville, Indiana, was charged with possession with the intent to distribute crack cocaine.  This charge was filed as the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation GRIT Task Force.  This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jennifer Chang-Adiga.

 

Ø  Sammy Earl Jones, 29, of Gary, Indiana, was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.  This charge was filed as the result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.  This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Thomas McGrath.

 

Ø  Simmuel Lamont Mobley, 45, of Gary, Indiana, was charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon.  This charge was filed as the result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.  This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Thomas McGrath.

 

Ø  Joseph Jamel Smith, 20, of Chicago, Illinois, was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.  This charge was filed as the result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.  This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Thomas McGrath.

  

 

The United States Attorney's Office emphasized that an Indictment is merely an allegation and that all persons charged are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty in court.