Indy man gets 33 years for heroin, gun convictions

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – An Indianapolis man convicted on 20 gun and heroin-related counts has been sentenced to more than 33 years in prison.

District Court Judge Sarah Evans Barker handed down the sentence of 400 months in prison to 39-year-old Anthony Lomax on Thursday following his convictions on charges including conspiring to possess heroin, possession with intent to distribute heroin, distribution of heroin and illegal possession of firearms.

His attorney, Mario Garcia, said he plans to file an appeal.

U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett said two other men – Lomax’s brother, Brandon, and Demond Glover – also were found guilty of charges in the case. Their sentencing dates are undetermined.

Hogsett says Lomax and associates dealt heroin in and around the Haughville area of Indianapolis between 2009 and 2012. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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