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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Wyoming

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Sentencings for May 8 - May 10, 2017

Miguel Torres Pineda, 27, of San Jose, California, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl on May 10, 2017, for possession with intent to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine. Pineda was arrested in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He received 120 months of imprisonment, to be followed by five years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment and $400.00 in restitution. This case was investigated by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation.

Anthony Darnell Holman, 40, of Rock Springs, Wyoming, was sentenced by Chief Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal on May 10, 2017, for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Holman was arrested in Rock Springs, Wyoming. He received 46 months of imprisonment, to be followed by three years of supervised release, and was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment. This case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

Eloy Garcia-Perez, 32, of Mexico, was sentenced by Federal District Court Judge Alan B. Johnson on May 8, 2017, for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the United States. Garcia-Perez received 18 months of imprisonment to be served consecutively with the revocation sentence in case number 13-CR-35 and with the state sentence in case number 2464. No supervised release was imposed, and Garcia-Perez was ordered to pay a $100.00 special assessment. This case was investigated by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Firearms Offenses
Immigration
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Updated May 12, 2017