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Department of Justice

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

For Immediate Release

Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Thomas L Kirsch II
, United States Attorney
Contact: Ryan Holmes

Jayson Lane Sentenced to 110 Months in Prison

For Felon in Possession of a Firearm

FORT WAYNE – Jayson Lane, 41 years old, of Fort Wayne, Indiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Holly Brady after pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm, announced United States Attorney Thomas L. Kirsch II.

Lane was sentenced to 110 months in prison, followed by 2 years of supervised release.

According to documents in the case, on September 11, 2017, Lane was in possession of a firearm after having previously being convicted of felony offenses, including Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine, Robbery and Burglary.

This case was investigated by The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, with the assistance of the Indiana State Police Department and the Wells County Sheriff’s Department, and prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Stacey R. Speith.


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