The opinion of the court was delivered by: Oliver W. Wanger United States District Judge
FINAL ORDER OF FORFEITURE
WHEREAS, on or about February 28, 2008, this Court entered a Preliminary Order of Forfeiture pursuant to the provisions of 21 U.S.C. § 853, 18 U.S.C. § 924(d), and 28 U.S.C. § 2461(c), based upon the plea agreement entered into between plaintiff and defendant George Buchholz forfeiting to the United States the following property:
a. A 2006 BMC Bobber 88 Motorcycle, VIN: 1B9HB28806B565050*fn1, Paper Tags;
b. A 2000 Suzuki Hayabusa GSX 1300 Motorcycle, VIN: JS1GW71A6Y2107464, License Number 17S3017;
c. Approximately $3,100.00 in United States Currency; and,
d. One Savage Arms, .20 gauge shotgun, Kimel Kamper Model KKI, serial number D455526.
AND WHEREAS, on March 17, 24, and 31, 2008, the United States published notice of the Court's Order of Forfeiture in The Business Journal (Fresno County), a newspaper of general circulation located in the county in which the above-listed properties were seized. Said published notice advised all third parties of their right to petition the Court within thirty (30) days of the publication date for a hearing to adjudicate the validity of their alleged legal interest in the forfeited properties;
AND WHEREAS, the United States sent direct written notice by certified mail to the following persons or entities known to have an alleged interest in the above-listed properties: Freedom Rider of Fresno;
AND WHEREAS, Freedom Rider of Fresno joined with the United States on April 2, 2008, in a Motion for Interlocutory Sale alleging a lien holder interest in item (a) listed above.
AND WHEREAS, the Court has been advised that no other third party has filed a claim to the subject properties and the time for any person or entity to file a claim has expired.
Accordingly, it is hereby ORDERED and ADJUDGED:
1. A Final Order of Forfeiture shall be entered forfeiting to the United States of America all right, title, and interest in the following properties pursuant to 21 U.S.C. § 853, 18 U.S.C. § 924(d), and 28 U.S.C. § 2461(c), to be disposed of according to law, including all right, title, and interest of defendant George Buchholz:
a. All net proceeds from the sale of the 2006 BMC Bobber 88 Motorcycle, VIN: ...