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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Indiana

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Fort Wayne Man Sentenced To 108 Months Imprisonment

Possession Methamphetamine With Intent To Distribute

FORT WAYNE – Michael Howard, 54, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, was sentenced before Chief Judge Theresa L. Springmann on his plea of possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, announced U.S. Attorney Thomas L. Kirsch II. 

Howard was sentenced to 108 months imprisonment followed by 1 year of supervised release.

According to documents in this case, in April 2016 Howard distributed methamphetamine to a confidential source.  In May of 2016, police went to arrest Howard for the April deal and discovered over 1200 grams of methamphetamine in his backpack.     

This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Fort Wayne Police Department.  This case was handled by Assistant U.S. Attorney Anthony Geller.


Drug Trafficking
Updated May 8, 2018