A South Bend man has been sentenced in federal court for possessing a firearm during a drug trafficking crime.
Bradley O’Donnell, 28, of South Bend, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Damon R. Leichty upon his plea of guilty to possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.
O’Donnell will also serve 3 years of supervised release.
According to court documents, on the night of March 28 into the morning of March 29, 2020, O’Donnell was distributing methamphetamine and had a loaded handgun with him while doing so.
Police later found O’Donnell with 120 grams of methamphetamine and the handgun.
O’Donnell has previously been convicted of three felony offenses.