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Department of Justice

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

For Immediate Release

Friday, May 31, 2019
Thomas L. Kirsch II
, United States Attorney
Contact: Ryan Holmes

Rome City Man Sentenced to 150 Months in Prison

FORT WAYNE – Glen Jacobs, 43 years old, of Rome City, Indiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Holly A. Brady after pleading guilty to distributing a controlled substance and possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, announced U.S. Attorney Kirsch.

Jacobs was sentenced to 150 months in prison followed by 4 years of supervised release.

According to documents in this case, on May 3, 2018, Jacobs distributed 5 or more grams of methamphetamine.  Jacobs also possessed a firearm in furtherance of his drug trafficking offense of maintaining a drug involved premises between May 3, 2018 and June 27, 2018.   

This case was investigated by the Drug Enforcement Administration with the assistance of the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives, the Rome City Police Department, Noble County Sheriff’s Department, Auburn Police Department, Auburn Police Department Narcotics Enforcement Team, Allen County Sheriff’s Department and the Indiana State Police.  This case was prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Anthony W. Geller.

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