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Ohio News: Cleveland man, Joseph Williams indicted for lying about domestic violence conviction three times this year while trying to purchase a firearm

Cleveland, Oo. – A Cleveland man was indicted for lying about his conviction for domestic violence three times this year while trying to purchase a firearm. Joseph Williams, 25, was indicted on three counts of making a false statement during the purchase of a firearm. Williams was convicted in 2011 of one misdemeanor count of domestic … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland man, Joseph Williams indicted for lying about domestic violence conviction three times this year while trying to purchase a firearm

Ohio News: Cleveland man, Joshua Hych twice convicted of domestic violence indicted for having a gun

Cleveland, Ohio – A Cleveland man twice convicted of domestic violence was indicted for having a gun. Joshua Hych, 24, was indicted in federal court on one count of possession of a firearm after misdemeanor crime of domestic violence. Hych on Sept. 26 possessed a Taurus 9mm handgun, despite convictions for domestic violence in 2012 and … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland man, Joshua Hych twice convicted of domestic violence indicted for having a gun

Ohio News: Cleveland man, Deonte Ayers indicted for selling fentanyl and heroin

Cleveland, Ohio – A Cleveland man was indicted for selling fentanyl and heroin. Deonte Ayers, 32, was indicted on two counts of distribution of controlled substances and two counts of use of a communication device to facilitate a felony. Ayers sold 110 grams of fentanyl on Sept. 20 and 46 grams of a fentanyl and heroin … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland man, Deonte Ayers indicted for selling fentanyl and heroin

Ohio News: Cleveland man, Rafael Jones sentenced to 12 years in prison for selling fentanyl that resulted in the fatal overdose of a Brunswick man last year

Cleveland , Ohio – A Cleveland man was sentenced to 12 years in prison for selling fentanyl that resulted in the fatal overdose of a Brunswick man last year. Rafael Jones, 40, previously pleaded guilty to distribution of fentanyl resulting in death as well as a firearms charge. Jones on May 13, 2017 sold fentanyl … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland man, Rafael Jones sentenced to 12 years in prison for selling fentanyl that resulted in the fatal overdose of a Brunswick man last year

Ohio News: Cleveland man, Terry Lee Christian indicted for selling cocaine laced with opioids that caused fatal overdose this summer

Cleveland, Ohio – A Cleveland man was indicted in federal court for selling drugs that resulted in a fatal overdose of a man inside a hotel in downtown Cleveland in July. Terry Lee Christian, 35, was indicted Wednesday on one count of distribution of controlled substances, which included a potential sentencing enhancement for causing death. He … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland man, Terry Lee Christian indicted for selling cocaine laced with opioids that caused fatal overdose this summer

Ohio News: Cleveland man, Anthony Lett sentenced to 12 ½ years in federal prison for stealing a firearm from a gun show in Berea

Cleveland, Ohio – A Cleveland man was sentenced to 12 ½ years in federal prison for stealing a firearm from a gun show in Berea. Anthony Lett, 41, was convicted by a jury earlier this year on one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm and one count of being in possession of … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland man, Anthony Lett sentenced to 12 ½ years in federal prison for stealing a firearm from a gun show in Berea

Ohio News: Two from Cleveland indicted on firearms charges

Cleveland, Ohio – Two men from Cleveland were indicted on federal firearms charges. Rondel P. Wylie, 37, was indicted on one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. Wylie on Aug. 16 possessed a Kimber .45-caliber pistol and ammunition, despite previous convictions for aggravated assault, domestic violence and drug trafficking, … Continue reading Ohio News: Two from Cleveland indicted on firearms charges

Ohio News: Cleveland men indicted for committing armed carjackings around Ohio City, Tremont and Shaker Square and using one of the vehicles to steal firearms from a gun store in Streetsboro

Cleveland, Ohio  – Two Cleveland men were indicted in federal court for their roles in a conspiracy with included committing armed carjackings around Ohio City, Tremont and Shaker Square and using one of the vehicles to steal firearms from a gun store in Streetsboro. Zyshonne Austin and Ja’Quez Lyons, both 18, were indicted on one count … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland men indicted for committing armed carjackings around Ohio City, Tremont and Shaker Square and using one of the vehicles to steal firearms from a gun store in Streetsboro