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Lockport Man Sentenced in Methamphetamine Conspiracy

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Louisiana

Acting U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that ALLEN GAUTREAUX, age 36, of Lockport, was sentenced today after having previously pleading guilty to one count of conspiring to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine.


U.S. District Judge Sarah S. Vance sentenced GAUTREAUX to 37 months of incarceration, followed by 3 years of supervised release.


According to court documents, GAUTREAUX conspired to distribute between 30 grams and 40 grams of a mixture or substance containing methamphetamine throughout the New Orleans area.


Acting U.S. Attorney Evans praised the work of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), the Louisiana State Police (LSP), and the U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) in investigating this matter. Assistant United States Attorney Brandon S. Long was in charge of the prosecution.

Updated June 28, 2017

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