Arkansas News

Arkansas News: Fayetteville Man, James Lewis Story Sentenced To Over 3 Years In Federal Prison For Embezzlement Of Government Funds And Tax Fraud

Fayetteville, Arkansas –Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that James Lewis Story (Jimmy), age 57 of Fayetteville, Arkansas, was sentenced today to 46 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release, and ordered to pay $1,282,966.00 in restitution to the City of Farmington Arkansas and … Continue reading Arkansas News: Fayetteville Man, James Lewis Story Sentenced To Over 3 Years In Federal Prison For Embezzlement Of Government Funds And Tax Fraud

Arkansas News: Lonsdale Man, Steven Nelson Sentenced To Over 6 Years In Federal Prison For Felon In Possession Of A Firearm Violation

Hot Springs, Arkansas – Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that Steven Nelson a.k.a Steven Varnes, age 40, of Lonsdale, was sentenced yesterday to 78 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release on one count of Receiving and Possessing an Unregistered Firearm.  The Honorable … Continue reading Arkansas News: Lonsdale Man, Steven Nelson Sentenced To Over 6 Years In Federal Prison For Felon In Possession Of A Firearm Violation

Arkansas News: Texarkana Man, Christopher Whistle Sentenced To Over 12 Years In Federal Prison For Distribution Of Methamphetamine

Texarkana, Arkansas – Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that Christopher Whistle, age 40, of Texarkana, Arkansas, was sentenced today to 100 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release on one count of Distribution of Methamphetamine.  The Honorable Susan O. Hickey presided over the … Continue reading Arkansas News: Texarkana Man, Christopher Whistle Sentenced To Over 12 Years In Federal Prison For Distribution Of Methamphetamine

Arkansas News: Possible migrant site minutes from former internment camp

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Nearly 75 years after federal officials shuttered a Japanese-American internment camp in Rohwer, Arkansas, the Trump administration is examining a site about 2 miles away as a potential temporary shelter for immigrant children. The Department of Health and Human Services said Thursday that the government is considering an unused Department of … Continue reading Arkansas News: Possible migrant site minutes from former internment camp

Arkansas News: Texarkana Man, Deadrick Lamar Tatum Sentenced To Over 4 Years In Federal Prison For Firearms Violation

El Dorado, Arkansas – Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that Deadrick Lamar Tatum (aka “Toda”), age 26, of Texarkana, was sentenced yesterday, to 54 months in federal prison on one count of Felon in Possession of a Firearm.  The Honorable Susan O. Hickey presided over the sentencing … Continue reading Arkansas News: Texarkana Man, Deadrick Lamar Tatum Sentenced To Over 4 Years In Federal Prison For Firearms Violation

Arkansas News: Fort Smith, Jake C. Files, Former Arkansas State Senator Sentenced To 18 Months In Federal Prison For Wire Fraud, Money Laundering, And Bank Fraud

Fort Smith, Arkansas – Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas announced today that Jake C. Files, age 46, of Fort Smith, Arkansas, was sentenced today to 18 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release.  Files was also ordered to pay $83,903.77 in restitution, on one … Continue reading Arkansas News: Fort Smith, Jake C. Files, Former Arkansas State Senator Sentenced To 18 Months In Federal Prison For Wire Fraud, Money Laundering, And Bank Fraud

Arkansas News: Crossett Man, Ian Mitchell Ashcraft Sentenced To 6 Years In Federal Prison For Receiving And Possession Of Child Pornography

El Dorado, Arkansas – Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced today that Ian Mitchell Ashcraft, age 28, of Crossett, Arkansas was sentenced yesterday to 72 months in federal prison followed by fifteen years of supervised release on one count each of Receiving Child Pornography and Possession of Child … Continue reading Arkansas News: Crossett Man, Ian Mitchell Ashcraft Sentenced To 6 Years In Federal Prison For Receiving And Possession Of Child Pornography

Arkansas News: Rogers Man, Jason Fields Sentenced To 30 Years In Federal Prison For Production And Possession Of Child Pornography

Fayetteville, Arkansas – Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that Jason Fields, age 39, of Rogers, Arkansas, was sentenced yesterday to 30 years in federal prison without the possibility of parole to be followed by 20 years of supervised release on one count each of Production of Child … Continue reading Arkansas News: Rogers Man, Jason Fields Sentenced To 30 Years In Federal Prison For Production And Possession Of Child Pornography