David J. Ayo

Louisiana News: ALEXANDRIA, Nathan Burl Cain II, Former Avoyelles Correctional Center warden pleads guilty fraud charges

ALEXANDRIA, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced today that the former warden of the Avoyelles Correctional Center in Cottonport, Louisiana, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Dee D. Drell for his scheme to steal more than $150,000 in taxpayer money for his personal benefit. Nathan Burl Cain II, 51, of Moreauville, Louisiana, … Continue reading Louisiana News: ALEXANDRIA, Nathan Burl Cain II, Former Avoyelles Correctional Center warden pleads guilty fraud charges

Louisiana News: Broussard woman, Derlena Carrier sentenced to 2 years for stealing nearly $275,000 from bank customer accounts

LAFAYETTE, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a Broussard woman was sentenced Wednesday to 24 months in prison for embezzling almost $275,000 from bank customers. Derlena Carrier, 59, of Broussard, Louisiana, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge S. Maurice Hicks Jr. on one count of theft, embezzlement or misapplication by a … Continue reading Louisiana News: Broussard woman, Derlena Carrier sentenced to 2 years for stealing nearly $275,000 from bank customer accounts

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: Lafayette man, Sohail Rana sentenced for making threats to office of U.S. representative Clay Higgins

ALEXANDRIA, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a Lafayette man was sentenced to 30 months in prison for making threats through interstate communications to the Lafayette office of U.S. Representative Clay Higgins. Sohail Rana, 50, of Lafayette, Louisiana, was sentenced Tuesday by U.S. District Judge Dee D. Drell, who also ordered … Continue reading Louisiana News: Lafayette man, Sohail Rana sentenced for making threats to office of U.S. representative Clay Higgins

Louisiana News: LAKE CHARLES, Beauregard Parish men sentenced for roles in Dequincy bank robbery

LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that two men from Singer were sentenced Monday for robbing a DeQuincy bank of nearly $16,000. Gordon Scott Cooper, 56, of Singer Louisiana, was sentenced to 84 months in prison and Chad Allen Cooper, 39, also of Singer, was sentenced to 48 months in … Continue reading Louisiana News: LAKE CHARLES, Beauregard Parish men sentenced for roles in Dequincy bank robbery

Louisiana News: Breaux Bridge man, Kyle Joseph Collette pleads guilty to possessing mail stolen from Lafayette and St. Martin parishes

ALEXANDRIA, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a Breaux Bridge man pleaded guilty Thursday to possessing stolen mail from Lafayette and St. Martin parish addresses. Kyle Joseph Collette, 35, of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Dee D. Drell to one count of possession of stolen mail. According … Continue reading Louisiana News: Breaux Bridge man, Kyle Joseph Collette pleads guilty to possessing mail stolen from Lafayette and St. Martin parishes