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Metairie Man Sentenced for Destruction of Government Property

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

Acting U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that BOBBY JOSEPH HAMMOND, age 38, of Metairie, was sentenced today after previously pleading guilty to a one-count Bill of Information for destruction of government property.


U.S. District Judge Ivan L.R. Lemelle sentenced HAMMOND to 9 months imprisonment, 2 years supervised release, and ordered to pay $1,330.69 restitution.


According to the court documents, on March 4, 2017, HAMMOND drove up to the south side of the Social Security Administration (SSA) Field Office located at 1616 Joe Yenni Boulevard in Kenner, exited his vehicle, and threw a rock through a second floor window. Damages totaled $1,330.69.


Acting U.S. Attorney Evans praised the work of the Federal Protective Services in investigating this matter. 


Updated November 1, 2017

Violent Crime