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Department of Justice

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

For Immediate Release

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

Wakarusa Man Sentenced To 57 Months Imprisonment

For Being A Felon In Possession Of A Firearm

SOUTH BEND - Acting United States Attorney Clifford D. Johnson announced that Willard Quinn, 42, of Wakarusa, Indiana was sentenced before District Court Judge Jon E. DeGuilio for being a felon in possession of a firearm.


Quinn was sentenced to 57 months of imprisonment and 2 years of supervised release. 


According to documents in this case, on July 28, 2016, Quinn was pulled over in a vehicle stop.  There was a loaded firearm under the front passenger seat and drug paraphernalia inside the vehicle.  Quinn has multiple felony convictions.   


This case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives with the assistance of the Indiana State Police and handled by Assistant U.S. Attorney Molly E. Donnelly.

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