Score:   1
Docket Number:   D-KS  5:19-cr-40010
Case Name:   USA v. Lyles et al
  Press Releases:
TOPEKA, KAN. – Two Topeka men were sentenced today on federal carjacking charges, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said.

Chauncey Elliott Lyles, 20, Topeka, Kan., was sentenced to 87 months in federal prison. Co-defendant Mathdaniel Squirrel, 23, Topeka, Kan., was sentenced to 72 months. Both defendants pleaded guilty to one count of carjacking.

In their pleas, the defendants admitted that on Jan. 30, 2019, in Topeka, they threatened the driver of a 2007 Cadillac SUV and stole the driver’s vehicle.

McAllister commended the Topeka Police Department, the FBI and Assistant U.S. Attorney Skip Jacobs for their work on the case.

TOPEKA, KAN. – Two Topeka men pleaded guilty today to a federal carjacking charge, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said.

Chauncey Elliott Lyles, 20, Topeka, Kan., and Mathdaniel Squirrel, 23, Topeka, Kan., both pleaded guilty to one count of carjacking.

In their pleas, they admitted that on Jan. 30, 2019, in Topeka, they threatened the driver of a 2007 Cadillac SUV and stole the vehicle.

Sentencing is set for Nov. 26. The parties have agreed to recommend a sentence of not less than 60 months and not more than 87 months.

McAllister commended the Topeka Police Department, the FBI and Assistant U.S. Attorney Skip Jacobs for their work on the case.

TOPEKA, KAN. – Two Topeka men were indicted today on federal carjacking charges, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said.

Chauncey Elliott Lyles, 19, Topeka, Kan., and Mathdaniel Squirrel, 22, Topeka, Kan., were charged with one count of conspiracy and one count of carjacking. In addition, Lyles was charged with brandishing a .223 caliber American Tactical rifle during a carjacking.

The indictment alleges that on Jan. 30 the defendants threatened two drivers and stole their cars, a 2007 Cadillac DTS and a 2013 Dodge Dart. When police responded, the defendants fled in the Dodge Dart. They hit a tree in the 400 block of northeast Freeman and fled on foot before police took them into custody.

If convicted, they face the following penalties:

Conspiracy: Up to five years in federal prison and a fine up to $250,000 on the conspiracy count.

Carjacking: Up to 15 years and a fine up to $250,000.

Brandishing a firearm in a carjacking: Not less than five years and a fine up to $250,000.

The Topeka Police Department and the FBI investigated. Assistant U.S. Attorney Skip Jacobs is prosecuting.

 

OTHER INDICTMENTS

 

Brian L. Hernandez, 25, who is in custody, is charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute cocaine, one count of possession with intent to distribute marijuana, and one count of unlawful possession of firearms in furtherance of drug trafficking. The crimes are alleged to have occurred Jan. 31 in Shawnee County, Kan.

The indictment alleges Hernandez possessed a .40 caliber Glock handgun, a 9 mm Glock handgun, and a .223 caliber Bushmaster rifle.

If convicted, he faces the following penalties:

Possession with intent to distribute cocaine: Up to 20 years in federal prison and a fine up to $250,000.

Possession with intent to distribute marijuana: Up to five years and a fine up to $250,000.

Possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking: Not less than five years and a fine up to $250,000.

The Drug Enforcement Administration investigated. Assistant U.S. Attorney Stephen Hunting is prosecuting.

 

In all cases, defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. The indictments merely contain allegations of criminal conduct.

 

Docket (0 Docs):   https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1YZEZNUb9zKILuof1pCaq2aFTZvG-IwLUq1r2olxH-zg/edit#gid=0
  Last Updated: 2020-10-23 22:25:09 UTC
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Description: The date of the last action taken on the record
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Description: A count of original proceedings terminated
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Data imported from FJC Integrated Database
Magistrate Docket Number:   D-KS  5:19-mj-05013
Case Name:   USA v. Lyles et al
Docket (0 Docs):   https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Qhggc8JtqyNuobZDhs4HnwfWCGE_Dsan3RIZu61LtzU/edit#gid=0
  Last Updated: 2020-10-23 22:25:46 UTC
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Description: A unique number assigned to each defendant in a case which cannot be modified by the court
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Description: A sequential number indicating whether a case is an original proceeding or a reopen
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Description: A unique number assigned to each defendant in a magistrate case
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Description: The date when a case was first docketed in the district court
Format: YYYYMMDD

Description: The date upon which proceedings in a case commenced on charges pending in the district court where the defendant appeared, or the date of the defendant’s felony-waiver of indictment
Format: YYYYMMDD

Description: A code used to identify the nature of the proceeding
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Description: The date when a defendant first appeared before a judicial officer in the district court where a charge was pending
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Description: A code indicating the event by which a defendant appeared before a judicial officer in the district court where a charge was pending
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Description: A code indicating the type of legal counsel assigned to a defendant
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Description: The title and section of the U.S. Code applicable to the offense committed which carried the highest severity
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Description: A code indicating the level of offense associated with FTITLE1
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Description: The four digit D2 offense code associated with FTITLE1
Format: A4

Description: A code indicating the severity associated with FTITLE1
Format: A3

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Description: The four digit D2 offense code associated with FTITLE2
Format: A4

Description: A code indicating the severity associated with FTITLE2
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Description: The four digit AO offense code associated with FTITLE3
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Description: The four digit D2 offense code associated with FTITLE3
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Description: A code indicating the severity associated with FTITLE3
Format: A3

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Format: A5

Description: The date of the last action taken on the record
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Description: The date upon which judicial proceedings before the court concluded
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Description: The date upon which the final sentence is recorded on the docket
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Description: A count of defendants filed including inter-district transfers
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Description: A count of original proceedings commenced
Format: N1

Description: A count of defendants filed whose proceedings commenced by reopen, remand, appeal, or retrial
Format: N1

Description: A count of defendants terminated including interdistrict transfers
Format: N1

Description: A count of defendants terminated excluding interdistrict transfers
Format: N1

Description: A count of original proceedings terminated
Format: N1

Description: A count of defendants terminated whose proceedings commenced by reopen, remand, appeal, or retrial
Format: N1

Description: A count of defendants pending as of the last day of the period including long term fugitives
Format: N1

Description: A count of defendants pending as of the last day of the period excluding long term fugitives
Format: N1

Description: The source from which the data were loaded into the AOUSC’s NewSTATS database
Format: A10

Description: A sequential number indicating the iteration of the defendant record
Format: N2

Description: The date the record was loaded into the AOUSC’s NewSTATS database
Format: YYYYMMDD

Description: Statistical year ID label on data file obtained from the AOUSC which represents termination year
Format: YYYY

Data imported from FJC Integrated Database
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