Brian D. Boyle

Massachusetts News: Bronx Man, Marvin Ortega Pleads Guilty To His Role in Large-Scale Fentanyl and Heroin Trafficking Ring in Springfield

Defendant admitted his role in a drug trafficking organization responsible for fatal overdoses BOSTON, Ms. (STL.News) – A Bronx, N.Y., man pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in Springfield to his role in a large-scale drug conspiracy that trafficked dozens of kilos of heroin and fentanyl into Springfield from New York City and the Dominican … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Bronx Man, Marvin Ortega Pleads Guilty To His Role in Large-Scale Fentanyl and Heroin Trafficking Ring in Springfield

Massachusetts News: Lawrence Man, Yoan Paniagua Arrested For Fentanyl Possession

Law enforcement allegedly seized ½ kilo of fentanyl from defendant’s vehicle BOSTON, Ms. (STL.News)– A Lawrence man was arrested on March 12, 2019, and charged in federal court in Boston with possession with intent to distribute 400 grams or more of fentanyl. Yoan Paniagua, 24, was charged with possession with intent to distribute 400 grams … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Lawrence Man, Yoan Paniagua Arrested For Fentanyl Possession

Massachusetts News: Harwich Man, Dean Viprino Sentenced For Fentanyl Conspiracy

BOSTON, Ms. – A Harwich man was sentenced yesterday in federal court in Boston for fentanyl conspiracy. Dean Viprino, 46, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Douglas P. Woodlock to eight years in prison and five years of supervised release. In December 2017, Viprino pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to possess with … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Harwich Man, Dean Viprino Sentenced For Fentanyl Conspiracy

Massachusetts News: Spencer Man, Melvin Burgos Charged with Federal Cocaine Offense

Defendant also allegedly attempted to arrange sale of thousands of fentanyl pills BOSTON, Ms. – A Spencer man was arrested today and charged in federal court in Worcester with cocaine distribution. Melvin Burgos, 33, was charged by criminal complaint with possessing approximately one kilogram of cocaine with intent to distribute. He will appear in federal … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Spencer Man, Melvin Burgos Charged with Federal Cocaine Offense

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Jose Antonio Lugo-Guerrero, Leader of Boston-Based Drug Trafficking Organization Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison

BOSTON, Ms. – The leader of a Boston-based heroin and fentanyl trafficking organization was sentenced yesterday in federal court in Boston. Jose Antonio Lugo-Guerrero, a/k/a Fernando Rivera-Rodriguez, 40, a Dominican national formerly residing in Mattapan, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Indira Talwani to 16 years in prison and five years of supervised release. … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Jose Antonio Lugo-Guerrero, Leader of Boston-Based Drug Trafficking Organization Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Doctor and Former Employee Indicted for Conspiring to Distribute Adderall

BOSTON, Ms. – An Uxbridge doctor and her former employee were arrested today and charged in federal court in Boston in connection with a federal drug conspiracy involving the amphetamine Adderall. Leslie Caraceni M.D., 56, of Uxbridge, was indicted on one count of conspiracy to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute Adderall and … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Doctor and Former Employee Indicted for Conspiring to Distribute Adderall

Massachusetts New: Dual/Iranian Canadian National, Omid Mashinchi Sentenced for International Money Laundering

BOSTON, Ms. – A dual citizen of Iran and Canada was sentenced yesterday in federal court in Boston for international money laundering. Omid Mashinchi, 35, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Nathaniel M. Gorton to two years in prison, one year of supervised release, ordered to pay a $20,000 fine, and a personal money … Continue reading Massachusetts New: Dual/Iranian Canadian National, Omid Mashinchi Sentenced for International Money Laundering

Massachusetts News: West Boylston Man, Brian Zukowski Sentenced for Methamphetamine Conspiracy

BOSTON, Ms. – A West Boylston man was sentenced today in federal court in Worcester for his role in a methamphetamine conspiracy. Brian Zukowski, 36, was sentenced today to 28 months in prison, three years of supervised release, and ordered to pay forfeiture of $4,850. In January 2018, Zukowski pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute … Continue reading Massachusetts News: West Boylston Man, Brian Zukowski Sentenced for Methamphetamine Conspiracy

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Two Men Charged with Distributing Heroin in Northampton

BOSTON, Ms. – Two men were charged today in federal court in Springfield with distributing heroin in Northampton. Quincy Wilmington, 58, and Eugene Bond, 64, were each charged in separate indictments with distribution and possession with intent to distribute heroin. According to one indictment, Wilmington distributed heroin on May 21 and June 13, 2018. The … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Two Men Charged with Distributing Heroin in Northampton

Massachusetts News: Revere Man, Jassiel Ramirez Charged with Distributing Fentanyl

BOSTON, Ms. – A Revere man was arrested today and charged in federal court in Boston with distributing fentanyl. Jassiel Ramirez, 23, was charged with one count of distribution of 40 grams or more of fentanyl. Ramirez will appear in federal court today at 4:00 p.m. According to court documents, Ramirez distributed fentanyl in and … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Revere Man, Jassiel Ramirez Charged with Distributing Fentanyl

Massachusetts News: Worcester Man, Adam Germano Pleads Guilty to Methamphetamine Charges

BOSTON, Ms – A Worcester man pleaded guilty today in federal court in Worcester for his role in a methamphetamine conspiracy. Adam Germano, 37, pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute and to distributing methamphetamine from Las Vegas to Worcester. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy S. Hillman scheduled sentencing for Jan. 4, 2019. Germano was arrested … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Worcester Man, Adam Germano Pleads Guilty to Methamphetamine Charges

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Dozens Arrested in and Around City of Lawrence as Part of Project Safe Neighborhood Sweep

Defendants arrested on drug, gun and immigration charges BOSTON, Ms. – Dozens of individuals were arrested today on federal drug, firearms, and immigration offenses, as well as state warrants. In addition, 13 criminal aliens were arrested and will be processed administratively. Today’s sweep, netting more than 35 criminals in and around the City of Lawrence, … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Dozens Arrested in and Around City of Lawrence as Part of Project Safe Neighborhood Sweep

Massachusetts News: Mexican National, Miguel Angel Torres Morales Indicted on Heroin Trafficking Charges

Law enforcement seized four kilograms of suspected heroin during arrest BOSTON, Ms. – A Mexican national was indicted by a federal grand jury yesterday in connection with drug trafficking activities that resulted in the seizure of approximately four kilograms of suspected heroin. Miguel Angel Torres Morales, 39, was indicted on one count of possession with … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Mexican National, Miguel Angel Torres Morales Indicted on Heroin Trafficking Charges

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Leader of Lawrence-Based Drug Trafficking Organization Pleads Guilty to Heroin, Fentanyl Charges

BOSTON, Ms. – The leader of a Lawrence-based heroin and fentanyl drug trafficking organization pleaded guilty yesterday in federal court in Boston in connection with orchestrating a wide-ranging operation that distributed multiple kilos of fentanyl and cocaine to customers in Lawrence and surrounding areas – including New Hampshire and Maine. Juan Anibal Patrone, 28, a … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Leader of Lawrence-Based Drug Trafficking Organization Pleads Guilty to Heroin, Fentanyl Charges

Massachusetts News: Dominican National, Jonathan Martinez Indicted for Distributing Fentanyl and Heroin

BOSTON, Ms. – A Dominican national residing in Lawrence appeared in federal court in Boston today for distributing a mixture of fentanyl and heroin. Jonathan Martinez, 34, was indicted for distribution of 40 grams or more of fentanyl and 100 grams or more of heroin. On Aug. 2, 2018, during a joint federal and state … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Dominican National, Jonathan Martinez Indicted for Distributing Fentanyl and Heroin

Massachusetts News: California Man, Daniel Hernandez Ixta Arrested for Heroin, Fentanyl Trafficking

11 kilos of narcotics and 5,000 pills seized in North Andover BOSTON, Ms. – A California man was arrested yesterday in connection with drug trafficking activities that resulted in the seizure of approximately 11 kilograms of narcotics, including four kilograms of suspected heroin and five kilograms of suspected fentanyl. Daniel Hernandez Ixta, 37, of Rancho … Continue reading Massachusetts News: California Man, Daniel Hernandez Ixta Arrested for Heroin, Fentanyl Trafficking

Massachusetts News: Lawrence Man, Luis Pimentel Arrested for Distributing Fentanyl

BOSTON, Ms. – A Lawrence man was arrested yesterday and charged in federal court in Boston with distributing fentanyl. Luis Pimentel, 29, was charged with one count of distribution of 40 grams or more of fentanyl. Pimentel appeared in federal court yesterday and was ordered detained pending a detention hearing. According to the complaint unsealed … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Lawrence Man, Luis Pimentel Arrested for Distributing Fentanyl