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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Homestead Man Charged with Possessing Fentanyl, Heroin and Cocaine

PITTSBURGH, PA – A former resident of Homestead, PA, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh and charged with a violation of the federal narcotics laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today.

The one-count indictment, returned on September 11, named Arrmon Davon Hagans, age 38, as the sole defendant.

According to the indictment, on or about March 23, 2018, Hagans possessed with the intent to distribute quantities of para-fluoroisobutyryl fentanyl, heroin, fentanyl and cocaine.

The law provides for a maximum total sentence of up to 30 years in prison, a fine of not more than $2,000,000, or both. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the actual sentence imposed would be based upon the seriousness of the offense and the prior criminal history, if any, of the defendant.

Assistant United States Attorney Adam N. Hallowell is prosecuting this case on behalf of the government.

The Allegheny County Police Department conducted the investigation leading to the indictment in this case.  This case was brought as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation – Western District of Pennsylvania Opioid Task Force., which is comprised of FBI Special Agents and state and local Task Force Officers, including officers from the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police, Allegheny County Sheriff’s Department, Allegheny County Police, Port Authority Police, Munhall Police Department, West Mifflin Police Department, Stowe Township Police Department, McKees Rocks Police Department, and Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office.

An indictment is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Opioids
Updated September 21, 2018