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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Mishawaka Man Sentenced To 87 Months For Hobbs Act Robbery

SOUTH BEND – United States Attorney for the Northern District of Indiana, David Capp, announced that Jamar Crawford, 22, of Mishawaka, Indiana was sentenced before Judge Jon E. DeGuilio for Hobbs Act Robbery and using a firearm in during a crime of violence.

Crawford was sentenced to 87 months’ imprisonment and 2 years of supervised release.

According to documents filed in this case, on August 29, 2015, Crawford and a co-defendant entered a liquor store in South Bend armed with a shotgun and robbed the store of cash.  They then fled the business and were apprehended by South Bend Police Officers.   

This case was prosecuted as a result of an investigation by the Federal Bureau of Investigation.  This case was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Frank E. Schaffer.

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Updated July 27, 2016