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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Franklinton Resident Sentenced in Drug Case

U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that DOMINIQUE WISE, age 32, of Franklinton, Louisiana, was sentenced today after having pled guilty to misprision of a felony, stemming from a September 27, 2015, traffic stop, during which police seized one-half kilogram of powder cocaine from the floorboard of her car. 

U.S. District Judge Martin L.C. Feldman sentenced WISE to 3 years probation.

U.S. Attorney Evans praised the work of the Drug Enforcement Administration, Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office, and Kenner Police Department in investigating this matter. Assistant United States Attorney Brandon Long is in charge of the prosecution.

Updated July 18, 2018