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June 30, 2007 - United States Attorney Patrick L. Meehan today announced the filing of a four-count indictment* against Khalil Carter, a/k/a “Joe Wales,” charging him with conspiring to interfere with interstate commerce by robbery and interference with interstate commerce by robbery, in violation of Title 18 U.S.C. § 1951(a), possession of a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence, in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 924(c)(1), and witness tampering, in violation of Title 18 U.S.C. § 1512(b)(1).


DEFENDANT


ADDRESS


AGE [Date of Birth]

Khalil Carter
a/k/a “Joe Wales”
Philadelphia, PA
31

If convicted, defendant Carter faces a total maximum sentence of life imprisonment, including a 7 year mandatory term of imprisonment to be served consecutive to any other sentence imposed, up to 5 years of supervised release, a $1,000,000 fine, and a $400 special assessment.

The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and has been assigned to Assistant United States Attorney Anthony Kyriakakis.


UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
EASTERN DISTRICT, PENNSYLVANIA
Suite 1250, 615 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Contact:
RICH MANIERI
Media Contact
215.861.8525

*An Indictment or Information is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

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