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Date: 02-02-2018

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United States of America v. Destiny S. Dayton

Western District of Pennsylvania Courthouse - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Case Number: 2:17-cr-00154

Judge: Nora Barry Fischer

Court: United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania (Allegheny County)

Plaintiff's Attorney: Shardul S. Desai

Defendant's Attorney: Dan Cuddy

Description: Pittsburgh, PA - Duquesne Woman Admits Passing Counterfeit Bills throughout Western PA

An Allegheny County resident pleaded guilty in federal court to charges of conspiracy and passing and uttering counterfeit money, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today.

Destiny S. Dayton, 21, of Duquesne, Pennsylvania, pleaded guilty on January 31, 2018, to three counts before United States District Judge Nora Barry Fischer.

In connection with the guilty plea, the court was advised that between May 16, 2015 and June 12, 2015, Dayton conspired and passed counterfeit $100, $50 and $20 Federal Reserve Notes throughout the Western District of Pennsylvania.

The law provides for a total sentence of 45 years in prison, a fine of $750,000, or both. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the actual sentence imposed is based upon the seriousness of the offenses and the prior criminal history, if any, of the defendant.

The United States Secret Service conducted the investigation that led to the prosecution of Dayton.

Outcome: Guilty

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