United States Attorney David Capp
Northern District of Indiana
5400 Federal Plaza, Suite 1500
Hammond, Indiana 46320
Hammond South Bend Fort
Hammond South Bend Fort Wayne
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mary Hatton
INDICTMENTS RETURNED IN HAMMOND FEDERAL COURT
Hammond, Indiana—The United States Attorney’s Office announced that the following Indictments were returned on March 21, 2013:
Miguel Angel Herrera, 32, address unknown, was charged in an Indictment with distribution of cocaine. These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Special Assistant United States Attorney Armando Salinas, Jr.
Tareq Al-Hindi, 31, of Orland Park, Illinois, Azzam Al-Hindi, 55, of Blue, Island, Illinois and Hosam Abul-Husn, 67, of Whiting, Indiana were charged in an Indictment with conspiracy to commit mail fraud and mail fraud. These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the United States Secret Service. This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Randall Stewart.
Tambra Ducker, 24, of Indianapolis, Indiana, was charged in an Indictment with possession with the intent to distribute heroin. These charges were filed as the result of an investigation by the Drug Enforcement Administration. This case has been assigned to and will be prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jennifer Chang-Adiga.
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.