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Fort Wayne Man Sentenced To 110 Months In Prison

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Indiana
For Drug Offense

FORT WAYNE- James J. Goheen, III, age 39, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Holly A. Brady, on his plea of guilty to maintaining a drug-involved premises, announced United States Attorney Clifford D. Johnson.

Goheen was sentenced to 110 months in prison followed by 3 years of supervised release.

According to documents in this case, between September and November 2020, Goheen maintained a residence in Fort Wayne for the purpose of distributing and manufacturing a controlled substance. When Fort Wayne Police attempted to stop Goheen prior to executing a search warrant of his residence, he led police on a high-speed chase.  He was apprehended after stop sticks were utilized to disable his vehicle.

The case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration with the assistance of the Fort Wayne Police Department.  This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Stacey R. Speith. 

Updated April 21, 2022