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WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, James Venable Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Narcotics While Possessing Firearms

Defendant Was Arrested Twice Possessing a Loaded Firearm and Packaged Narcotics WASHINGTON – James Venable, 40, of Temple Hills, Md., pled guilty today to federal firearms and narcotics offenses. The announcement was made by U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Thomas L. Chittum III, Special Agent in Charge of the Washington Field Division of the U.S. … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, James Venable Pleads Guilty to Trafficking Narcotics While Possessing Firearms

WASHINGTON News: Two Area Men Plead Guilty to Charges Related to Murder of Singer Outside Southeast Washington Bar

One Defendant Pleads Guilty to Murder and the Other to Acting as an Accessory After the Crime WASHINGTON – Michael Jones, 22, of Bladensburg, Md., pled guilty today to a charge of second-degree murder while armed stemming from the slaying of singer Omar Rogers last fall outside a bar and grill in Southeast Washington. A … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Two Area Men Plead Guilty to Charges Related to Murder of Singer Outside Southeast Washington Bar