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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Louisiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, July 13, 2018

Destrehan Man Charged In Federal Court for Bank Robbery

U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that DILLON DAVIS, age 25, of Destrehan, was charged in a one-count Indictment with bank robbery in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 2113(a).

The federal indictment alleges that DILLON DAVIS entered the Chase Bank located at 3540 Williams Boulevard, in Kenner, Louisiana, and demanded one thousand dollars in U.S. currency from a bank teller.

If convicted of the violation, DILLON DAVIS faces a maximum term of imprisonment of 20 years, a fine of up to $250,000.00, a period of up to 3 years supervised release, and a mandatory special assessment of $100.00.

U. S. Attorney Evans reiterated that an Indictment is merely a charge and that the guilt of the defendant must be proven beyond a reasonable doubt.

U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans praised the work of the Kenner Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation in investigating this matter. Assistant United States Attorney Brittany L. Reed is in charge of the prosecution.

Updated July 13, 2018