South Carolina News: Columbia, Two Plead Guilty to Federal Firearm Charges Arising from Lexington County Home Invasion

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated that Brandon J. Thompson, age 31, and Quintrell Morris, age 19, both of Columbia, plead guilty in federal court. Thompson plead guilty to conspiracy to commit Hobbs Act robbery, use/carry/possess/brandish of firearms during and in relation to and in furtherance of a crime of […]

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Louisiana News: LAKE CHARLES, Former Cameron company office manager, Belinda Miltenberger sentenced to 1 year in prison for stealing more than $91,000

LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a former office manager of a Cameron company was sentenced Monday to 12 months and one day in prison for stealing more than $91,000 from her employer. Belinda Miltenberger, 47, of Cameron, Louisiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Robert G. James on […]

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Louisiana News: U.S. Attorney’s Office promotes effort to fight violent crime at National Night Out events in Shreveport and Acadiana

SHREVEPORT/LAFAYETTE, La.– U.S. Attorney’s Office staff members and local law enforcement and community leaders met in neighborhoods throughout Caddo, Bossier and Lafayette parishes Tuesday as part of their annual National Night Out crime and drug prevention events. The U.S. Attorney’s participation highlights the teamwork approach of Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN), a program that has been […]

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South Carolina News: Greenwood Investment Advisor, Melvin Leonard Wimmer Sentenced to Prison

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri Lydon stated today that Melvin Leonard Wimmer, Jr., age 53, of Greenwood, South Carolina was sentenced in federal court in Greenville, South Carolina, for Securities Fraud. Senior United States District Judge Henry Herlong, of Greenville, sentenced Wimmer to 75 months imprisonment and 5 years Supervised Release. The court […]

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va | Publisher of ‘Fire and Fury, Stephen Rubin, names successor

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va — Four California men described as “serial rioters” are facing federal charges after prosecutors say they flew across the country for a white nationalist rally in Virginia last year and violently attacked counterprotesters. Federal agents arrested the men Tuesday, and prosecutors identified them as members of the Rise Above Movement, a militant white […]

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New Jersey News: NEWARK, Dequan Farlow, Previously Convicted Felon From Essex County, New Jersey, Sentenced To 94 Months In Prison For Illegally Possessing Firearm

NEWARK, N.J. – A Newark man who was arrested following a domestic disturbance in which he discharged his weapon was sentenced today to 94 months in prison for possessing a firearm as a previously convicted felon, U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito announced. Dequan Farlow, 38, previously pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Stanley R. Chesler to […]

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Kentucky News: Brandenburg Man, Jeffrey Adam Stone Sentenced to 10 Years for Attempted Child Exploitation, Distribution of Obscene Material to a Minor

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – U.S. District Judge David J. Hale sentenced Jeffrey Adam Stone to 10 years in federal prison followed by 20 years of Supervised Release today for two child exploitation offenses, announced United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman. Stone will be required to register as a sex offender upon his release from prison. “We […]

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