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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Fort Wayne Man Sentenced To 70 Months In Prison For Distribution Of Methamphetamine

FORT WAYNE – Carlos Prado, 40 years old, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Holly A. Brady after pleading guilty to distribution of methamphetamine, announced U.S. Attorney Thomas L. Kirsch II.

Prado was sentenced to 70 months in prison.  He will be deported upon the completion of his sentence.

According to documents in the case, in July of 2016, Prado sold a confidential informant approximately 2 ounces of methamphetamine. 

This investigation was conducted by the Drug Enforcement Administration, with assistance from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Indiana State Police, the Allen County Police Department, and the Fort Wayne Police Department. The case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Anthony W. Geller.

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Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Updated November 5, 2019