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More Defendants Plead Guilty in Louisiana Staged Auto Crash Cases

June 17, 2021

Two more defendants have pleaded guilty conspiring to stage automobile accidents in order to defraud insurance and trucking companies.

The defendants from Orleans and Jefferson Parishes pleaded guilty before United States District Court Judge Sarah S. Vance to helping stage automobile accidents with tractor-trailers in New Orleans, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Louisiana said.

U. S. Attorney Duane A. Evans said Doniesha Gibson, 29, of New Orleans, and Erica Lee Thompson, 46, of Harvey, Louisiana, entered guilty pleas on charges of Conspiracy to Commit Wire Fraud.

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