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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, March 25, 2022

Hollygrove Man Sentenced to Term Federal Probation

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – Kintrell WILLIAMS, a/k/a “Trell,” age 43, was sentenced in federal court on March 23, 2022 before U.S. District Court Judge Jane Triche Milazzo to 3 years of probation for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute a quantity of heroin in violation of Title 21, United States Code, Sections 841(a)(1), 841(b)(1)(C), 841(b)(1)(D) and 846.

On October 17, 2019, WILLIAMS and his co-conspirators were named in a six-count second superseding indictment filed in this district, charging him with violations of the Federal Control Substances Act. On December 3, 2020, WILLIAMS pleaded guilty to count one of the second superseding indictment.

According to court documents, WILLIAMS and his co-conspirators sold drugs in the Hollygrove neighborhood in and around a corner-store in 2017 and 2018.

.U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans praised the work of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s New Orleans Gang Task Force.  The prosecution was handled by Assistant United States Attorneys Kathryn McHugh and Myles Ranier.

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Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated March 26, 2022