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

March 29, 2013                                                                                   DESK: (219) 937-5603

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







            Hammond, Indiana—The United States Attorney’s Office announced the following activity in Federal Court:





Ø  Brian Levesque, 27, of Gary, Indiana, was sentenced by Chief Judge Philip Simon to 46 months imprisonment and 3 years of supervised release after pleading guilty to the felony offense of possession with the intent to distribute crack cocaine.  According to documents filed by the government in this case, investigators executed a search warrant at the defendant’s residence and recovered a High-Point brand .45 caliber loaded pistol, baggies of crack cocaine, marijuana and a digital scale. This case was the result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation GRIT Task Force.  This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jennifer Chang-Adiga.