Christopher Simms, age 32, of New Orleans, was condemned last week after formerly pleading guilty to a nine-count superseding Bill of Information for bank spoliation and armed spoliation and a one-count Indictment for bank robbery.
U.S. District Judge Eldon E. Fallon condemned Simms to 221 months in prison, 5 years of supervised release, and a special comment of $1,000.
According to the justice documents, Simms attacked 9 establishments between Jan 12, 2016 and Feb 8, 2016. Simms’s robberies enclosed 3 McDonald’s Restaurant locations in New Orleans; a McDonald’s Restaurant in Kenner; a Dollar General store in Metairie; an Iberia Bank in Metairie; a Compass Bank in Mobile, Alabama; and a preference store in Silver Creek Mississippi. Simms pled guilty to 7 depends of Hobbs Act robbery, two depends of bank robbery, and one count of brandishing a firearm during a crime of violence.