For Immediate Release
Friday, July 21, 2017
, United States Attorney
Clifford D. Johnson
Contact: Ryan Holmes
Fort Wayne Man Sentenced to 100 Months Imprisonment
Chicago Field Division
FORT WAYNE – The Acting United States Attorney for the Northern District of Indiana, Clifford D. Johnson, announces that Tyquane Lamar Stewart, age 25, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, was sentenced on July 21, 2017, before United States District Court Judge Theresa Springmann for the federal crime of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Stewart was sentenced to 100 months imprisonment and 1 year of supervised release.
According to documents filed in this case, on or about November 16, 2016, Stewart possessed a firearm after previously being convicted of attempted robbery, a class C felony, in December of 2010 before Allen Superior Court.
This case was the result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives with the assistance of the Fort Wayne Police Department and was handled by Assistant United States Attorney Stacey R. Speith.