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Connecticut News: Bridgeport Man, TALVIN HINTON Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Charge Related to Investigation of Stratford Overdose Death

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, today announced that, on November 13, 2018, TALVIN HINTON, 42, of Bridgeport, pleaded guilty in Bridgeport federal court to one count of distribution of heroin. This matter stems from an ongoing statewide initiative targeting narcotics dealers who distribute heroin, fentanyl or opioids … Continue reading Connecticut News: Bridgeport Man, TALVIN HINTON Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Charge Related to Investigation of Stratford Overdose Death

Connecticut News: THOMAS M. MURTHA, Former Connecticut Attorney Sentenced to More Than 6 Years in Prison for Stealing Nearly $2 Million

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that THOMAS M. MURTHA, 62, of Birmingham, Michigan and formerly of Newtown, Connecticut, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford to 78 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for stealing nearly $2 … Continue reading Connecticut News: THOMAS M. MURTHA, Former Connecticut Attorney Sentenced to More Than 6 Years in Prison for Stealing Nearly $2 Million

Connecticut News: Citizen of Honduras, FRANKLIN OMAR RODRIGUEZ Sentenced to 29 Months in Federal Prison for Reentering the U.S. after Being Deported

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that FRANKLIN OMAR RODRIGUEZ, 37, a citizen of Honduras last residing in Norwalk, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford to 29 months of imprisonment for illegally reentering the U.S. after being deported. According to court … Continue reading Connecticut News: Citizen of Honduras, FRANKLIN OMAR RODRIGUEZ Sentenced to 29 Months in Federal Prison for Reentering the U.S. after Being Deported

Connecticut News: North Branford Man, DANIEL FLEISCHAUER Admits Enticing Girls to Engage in Sexual Activity Through Online Apps

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that DANIEL FLEISCHAUER, 32, of North Branford, waived his right to be indicted and pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Janet C. Hall in New Haven to enticing a minor to engage in sexual activity. According to court documents and … Continue reading Connecticut News: North Branford Man, DANIEL FLEISCHAUER Admits Enticing Girls to Engage in Sexual Activity Through Online Apps

Connecticut News: Former Connecticut College Employee, MICHAEL KMEC Pleads Guilty to Fraud Charge Stemming from Embezzlement Schemes

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Brian C. Turner, Special Agent in Charge of the New Haven Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, announced that MICHAEL KMEC, 40, of Marlborough, waived his right to be indicted and pleaded guilty today in Hartford federal court to one … Continue reading Connecticut News: Former Connecticut College Employee, MICHAEL KMEC Pleads Guilty to Fraud Charge Stemming from Embezzlement Schemes

Connecticut News: Norwalk man, Charles Thomas Barbarotta sentenced to 20 years in prison for sex trafficking after fraudulently inducing teen girls into engaging in sexually explicit conduct

Norwalk, Ct. – A Norwalk man was sentenced to 20 years in prison for fraudulently inducing teen girls into engaging in sexually explicit conduct and recording the conduct under the false promise that he was producing a pornographic film. Charles Thomas Barbarotta, 33, previously pleaded guilty to two counts of sex trafficking of a minor. … Continue reading Connecticut News: Norwalk man, Charles Thomas Barbarotta sentenced to 20 years in prison for sex trafficking after fraudulently inducing teen girls into engaging in sexually explicit conduct

Connecticut News: East Hartford Man, DANIEL VAZQUEZ Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Charge

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, Mickey D. Leadingham, Special Agent in Charge, ATF Boston Field Division, and East Hartford Police Chief Scott M. Sansom announced that DANIEL VAZQUEZ, also known as “Chino,” 21, of East Hartford, pleaded guilty today in Hartford federal court to one count of … Continue reading Connecticut News: East Hartford Man, DANIEL VAZQUEZ Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Charge

Connecticut News: Guilford Man, BRIAN PAGE Pleads Guilty to Failing to Report to Prison

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that BRIAN PAGE, 44, of Guilford, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Alvin W. Thompson in Hartford to one count of failure to surrender for service of his federal sentence. According to court documents and statements made in court, on … Continue reading Connecticut News: Guilford Man, BRIAN PAGE Pleads Guilty to Failing to Report to Prison