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Alaska News: Dillingham Man, Andrew Madison Straley III Indicted on Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

Drugs Found inside Man’s Luggage at Anchorage Airport, Bound for Dillingham, Alaska Anchorage, Alaska – U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced today that a Dillingham man has been indicted on federal drug trafficking charges, arising from the seizure of methamphetamine found inside his luggage at the Anchorage International Airport. Andrew Madison Straley III, 50, of Dillingham, … Continue reading Alaska News: Dillingham Man, Andrew Madison Straley III Indicted on Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

North Carolina News: RALEIGH, Three Wilson Men Sentenced for Drug Conspiracy

RALEIGH, N.C. – United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that today in federal court, United States District Judge James C. Dever III sentenced TRAVIS KWYMAINE RUFFIN, 29, of Wilson, North Carolina to 54 months imprisonment, followed by 3 years of supervised release; MARCUS ANTWAN WILEY, also known as “MARK,” 29, of Elm City, … Continue reading North Carolina News: RALEIGH, Three Wilson Men Sentenced for Drug Conspiracy

New York News: DEA Agent Arrested For Participating In Decade-Long Narcotics Conspiracy And Providing Firearms To Drug Trafficking Organization

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Philip R. Bartlett, Inspector in Charge of the New York Office of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service (“USPIS”), Ari C. Shapira, Special Agent in Charge of the Miami Field Division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and … Continue reading New York News: DEA Agent Arrested For Participating In Decade-Long Narcotics Conspiracy And Providing Firearms To Drug Trafficking Organization

Louisiana News: St. Rose Man, COREY SESSION Sentenced After Trial for Narcotics Conspiracy and Firearms Violations

NEW ORLEANS, La. – U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced that COREY SESSION, age 44, of St. Rose, Louisiana, was sentenced yesterday after having been convicted after a five-day trial that was held in August 2018 before U.S. District Judge Mary Ann Vial Lemmon. SESSION was the last defendant to be sentenced in this case. SESSION … Continue reading Louisiana News: St. Rose Man, COREY SESSION Sentenced After Trial for Narcotics Conspiracy and Firearms Violations

Texas News: El Paso, Ana Marie Hernandez, Wife of Former U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officer in El Paso Sentenced to Federal Prison

El Paso, Texas – In El Paso, a former U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer’s wife, who fled the country prior to sentencing on federal drug trafficking and bribery charges in 2010, was sentenced to 132 months in federal prison, announced U.S. Attorney John F. Bash; Special Agent in Charge Emmerson Buie, Jr., of the … Continue reading Texas News: El Paso, Ana Marie Hernandez, Wife of Former U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officer in El Paso Sentenced to Federal Prison

Texas News: Mexican Citizen, Jesus Florencio Chaparro-Sanchez Sentenced to 11 ¼ Years in Federal Prison for Transporting Fentanyl

Texas – A 26-year-old citizen of Mexico was sentenced today to 135 months in federal prison after authorities caught him transporting fentanyl, a powerful narcotic 50 times more potent than heroin, announced U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Erin Nealy Cox. Jesus Florencio Chaparro-Sanchez pleaded guilty to possession with intent to distribute in … Continue reading Texas News: Mexican Citizen, Jesus Florencio Chaparro-Sanchez Sentenced to 11 ¼ Years in Federal Prison for Transporting Fentanyl

New Mexico News: Arizona Woman, Toni Baldonado Pleads Guilty to Federal Methamphetamine Trafficking Charge in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Toni Baldonado, 25, of Tucson, Ariz., pled guilty today in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to methamphetamine trafficking. Baldonado entered her guilty plea without the benefit of a plea agreement. The Drug Enforcement Administration arrested Baldonado after seizing approximately 1.55 kilograms (3.42 pounds) of methamphetamine from her luggage during an interdiction investigation … Continue reading New Mexico News: Arizona Woman, Toni Baldonado Pleads Guilty to Federal Methamphetamine Trafficking Charge in New Mexico

Pennsylvania News: Monessen Drug Dealer, Dereci Lowe Pleads Guilty

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – On November 29, 2018, a former resident of Monessen, Pa, pleaded guilty in federal court to three charges involving dealing crack cocaine, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Dereci Lowe, 28, pleaded guilty to all of the charged counts in his federal Indictment before United States District Judge Cathy Bissoon. … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Monessen Drug Dealer, Dereci Lowe Pleads Guilty