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Department of Justice

U.S. Attorney's Office
Northern District of Indiana

For Immediate Release

Friday, April 7, 2017
Clifford D. Johnson
, United States Attorney
Contact: Ryan Holmes

Hammond Man Sentenced To 70 Months Imprisonment

HAMMOND- Acting United States Attorney Clifford D. Johnson announced that Leroy Robinson, 39, of Hammond, Indiana was sentenced before Judge Rudy Lozano for being a felon in possession of a firearm.
 
Robinson was sentenced to 70 months imprisonment and 1 year supervised release.
 
According to documents in this case, Robinson possessed two firearms, one of which  had an obliterated serial number, on July 28, 2016 after being convicted in an Armed Robbery Case in Cook County, Illinois.
 
This case was the result of an investigation by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in cooperation with the Hammond Police Department.  The case was handled by Assistant United States Attorney Thomas M. McGrath.
 
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