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Connecticut News: Norwalk Man, BRANDEN HUERTAS Admits to Escaping from Waterbury Halfway House

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that BRANDEN HUERTAS, 37, formerly of Norwalk, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Janet Bond Arterton in New Haven to escaping from custody. According to court documents and statements made in court, on June 22, 2018, Huertas escaped from custody … Continue reading Connecticut News: Norwalk Man, BRANDEN HUERTAS Admits to Escaping from Waterbury Halfway House

Connecticut News: Nigerian National, OLUKAYODE IBRAHIM LAWAL Pleads Guilty to Role in Phishing Scheme that Victimized Connecticut School Employees

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that OLUKAYODE IBRAHIM LAWAL, 36, a citizen of Nigeria last residing in Smyrna, Georgia, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Jeffrey A. Meyer in New Haven to a conspiracy charge stemming from a scheme to obtain the personal identifying information … Continue reading Connecticut News: Nigerian National, OLUKAYODE IBRAHIM LAWAL Pleads Guilty to Role in Phishing Scheme that Victimized Connecticut School Employees

Vermont News: Connecticut Man, Anthony Mickens Sentenced to 60 Months Imprisonment for Conspiracy to Distribute Drugs in Chittenden County and Unlawful Possession of Firearms

Vermont – The Office of the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont stated that Anthony Mickens (a.k.a. “K”), 26, of Hartford, Connecticut, was sentenced yesterday to 60 months imprisonment by United States District Court Judge Christina Reiss, in U.S. District Court in Burlington, Vermont. Judge Reiss also sentenced Mickens to a three-year period … Continue reading Vermont News: Connecticut Man, Anthony Mickens Sentenced to 60 Months Imprisonment for Conspiracy to Distribute Drugs in Chittenden County and Unlawful Possession of Firearms

Connecticut News: Hartford Man, CHRISTOPHER BARRETO Sentenced to 46 Months for Distributing Drugs Involved in 2 Enfield Overdose Deaths

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that CHRISTOPHER BARRETO, 29, of Hartford, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford to 46 months of imprisonment, followed by five years of supervised release, for distributing drugs involved in two overdose deaths in Enfield in … Continue reading Connecticut News: Hartford Man, CHRISTOPHER BARRETO Sentenced to 46 Months for Distributing Drugs Involved in 2 Enfield Overdose Deaths

Connecticut News: Citizen of Honduras, RICK SANABRIA-HERNANDES Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. after Being Deported

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that ERICK SANABRIA-HERNANDES, 34, a citizen of Honduras last residing in Stamford, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford to 15 months of imprisonment for illegally reentering the U.S. after being deported. According to court documents … Continue reading Connecticut News: Citizen of Honduras, RICK SANABRIA-HERNANDES Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. after Being Deported

Connecticut News: Prospect Man, FRANK MOSS Charged with Illegally Purchasing and Possessing 11 Firearms

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, today announced that a federal grand jury in Hartford has returned a 15-count indictment charging FRANK MOSS, 31, of Prospect, with offenses related to the illegal purchase and possession of firearms. The indictment was returned on December 4, 2018. Moss appeared today … Continue reading Connecticut News: Prospect Man, FRANK MOSS Charged with Illegally Purchasing and Possessing 11 Firearms

Connecticut News: Stratford Man, TYMON PETERSON Who Illegally Purchased Firearm at Newington Gun Store Pleads Guilty

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that TYMON PETERSON, 29, of Stratford, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Janet C. Hall in New Haven to one count of making a false statement during the purchase of a firearm. According to court documents and statements made in … Continue reading Connecticut News: Stratford Man, TYMON PETERSON Who Illegally Purchased Firearm at Newington Gun Store Pleads Guilty

Connecticut News: Willimantic Teen, MOHAMMADREZA KAMALI Charged with Firearms Offenses

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and Kelly D. Brady, Special Agent in Charge, ATF Boston Field Division, and Willimantic Police Chief Roberto Rosado today announced that a federal grand jury in Hartford returned a superseding indictment yesterday charging MOHAMMADREZA KAMALI, also known as “Reza,” 18, of Willimantic, … Continue reading Connecticut News: Willimantic Teen, MOHAMMADREZA KAMALI Charged with Firearms Offenses