Calcasieu Parish

Louisiana News: Mexican national, Felix Manuel Juarez-Peralta pleads guilty to transporting 9 illegal aliens in Calcasieu Parish

LAKE CHARLES, La.. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a Mexican national pleaded guilty last week to transporting nine illegal aliens in Calcasieu Parish. Felix Manuel Juarez-Peralta, 28, of Mexico, pleaded guilty Friday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Kathleen Kay to one count of illegal alien transportation. According to the guilty plea, law enforcement … Continue reading Louisiana News: Mexican national, Felix Manuel Juarez-Peralta pleads guilty to transporting 9 illegal aliens in Calcasieu Parish

Louisiana News: Florida man, Kavin Grandison pleads guilty to trafficking cocaine in Calcasieu Parish

LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a Florida man pleaded guilty this week to trafficking nearly 10 kilograms of cocaine. Kavin Grandison, 46, of Pensacola, Florida, pleaded guilty Wednesday before U.S. Magistrate Judge Kathleen Kay to one count of possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance. The plea … Continue reading Louisiana News: Florida man, Kavin Grandison pleads guilty to trafficking cocaine in Calcasieu Parish

Louisiana News: Lake Charles felon, Mark Washington sentenced to 10 years in prison for possessing sawed-off shotgun, drugs

LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a Lake Charles man previously convicted of a felony was sentenced Monday to 120 months in prison for possessing a sawed-off shotgun in addition to other firearms and trafficking drugs. Mark Washington, 46, of Lake Charles, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Robert … Continue reading Louisiana News: Lake Charles felon, Mark Washington sentenced to 10 years in prison for possessing sawed-off shotgun, drugs

Louisiana News: Illegal alien, Raul Delacruz-Valdez from Mexico arrested in Calcasieu Parish sentenced for illegally re-entering U.S.

LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that an illegal alien from Mexico was sentenced Thursday to six months in prison for re-entering the United States after being deported. Raul Delacruz-Valdez, 31, of Fresnillo, Zacatescas, Mexico, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Dee D. Drell on one count of illegal re-entry … Continue reading Louisiana News: Illegal alien, Raul Delacruz-Valdez from Mexico arrested in Calcasieu Parish sentenced for illegally re-entering U.S.

Louisiana News: Alabama man, Robert Tremaine Williams arrested in Lake Charles sentenced to 8 years in prison for trafficking cocaine

LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a man from Alabama was sentenced Thursday to 96 months in prison for trafficking cocaine in his vehicle. Robert Tremaine Williams, 37, of Ozark, Alabama, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Dee D. Drell on one count of possession with intent to distribute … Continue reading Louisiana News: Alabama man, Robert Tremaine Williams arrested in Lake Charles sentenced to 8 years in prison for trafficking cocaine