For Immediate Release
Allentown Teens Charged in Armed Robberies
PHILADELPHIA - Jacob Pabon, 19, and Lytic Fauntleroy, 19, both of Allentown, PA, were charged yesterday by indictment with robbery which interferes with interstate commerce, and using and carrying a firearm during a crime of violence, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger. The indictment charges that on May 7, 2015, Pabon committed a gun-point robbery of Sun’s Deli, located at 1341 Union Street, in Allentown, Pennsylvania; and that on May 29, 2015, Pabon and Fauntleroy committed a gun-point robbery of Speedway, located at 1043 Lehigh Street, in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Pabon and Fauntleroy are also charged with using and carrying firearms during the robberies charged in the indictment.
If convicted of all counts, Pabon faces a mandatory minimum sentence of 32 years in prison with a maximum sentence of life, a fine, five years of supervised release, and a $400 special assessment; Fauntleroy faces a mandatory minimum sentence of seven years in prison with a maximum sentence of life, a fine, five years of supervised release, and a $200 special assessment.
This case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Allentown Police Department and the Lehigh County District Attorney’s Office. The case has been assigned to Assistant United States Attorney Eric A. Boden.
An Indictment is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.