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United States | Joint Statement on Escalating Conflict in South Sudan

United States – The text of the following statement was issued jointly by the Governments of the United States, Norway, and the United Kingdom. The members of the Troika (Norway, the United Kingdom, and the United States) are alarmed about the escalating conflict around Yei, which represents a flagrant breach of the December 2017 Cessation … Continue reading United States | Joint Statement on Escalating Conflict in South Sudan

WASHINGTON News: Manuel D. Reynoso, Convicted Felon Found Guilty of Federal Firearm Charge

WASHINGTON – Manuel D. Reynoso, 36, of Glen Burnie, Md., was found guilty today following a jury trial in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia of possessing a firearm with an extended magazine loaded with ammunition; possession of marijuana; and possession of N-Ethypentylone, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu. The verdict followed … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Manuel D. Reynoso, Convicted Felon Found Guilty of Federal Firearm Charge

Florida News: Peter Robert Bobal, Hallandale Resident Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Enticing a Minor While a Convicted Sex Offender

Hallandale Beach, Florida – Peter Robert Bobal, 42, of Hallandale Beach, was sentenced, on February 15, 2019, to a total of 240 months in prison by U.S. District Judge Beth Bloom, after having been previously convicted by a trial jury of enticing a 14-year-old to engage in sexual activity and committing a felony involving a minor … Continue reading Florida News: Peter Robert Bobal, Hallandale Resident Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Enticing a Minor While a Convicted Sex Offender

Wyoming News: Big Piney, Activity in the United States Attorney’s Office

Sentences Big Piney, Wyoming – Chief Federal District Court Judge Scott W. Skavdahl sentenced STEWART MILES DOTY, 62, of Big Piney, Wyoming on February 8, 2019 for manufacture, distribution, and possession with intent to manufacture and distribute marijuana, money laundering conspiracy, and laundering of monetary instruments. Doty was arrested in Big Piney, Wyoming. He received … Continue reading Wyoming News: Big Piney, Activity in the United States Attorney’s Office

Virginia News: NORFOLK, Desmond Littlejohn, Jury Convicts Man for Armed Robbery of Firearms Dealer

NORFOLK, Va. – A federal jury convicted a Norfolk man today on charges of robbery and brandishing a firearm during a robbery. According to court records and evidence presented at trial, Desmond Littlejohn, 33, and his co-conspirator robbed a firearm and ammunition dealer in Virginia Beach. On Oct. 9, 2017, the owner and an employee … Continue reading Virginia News: NORFOLK, Desmond Littlejohn, Jury Convicts Man for Armed Robbery of Firearms Dealer

Colorado News: DENVER, James Thompson, Man Who Lived Under False Identity For Thirty Four Years Sentenced To Thirty Months In Federal Prison

DENVER, Co. – James Thompson of Denver was sentenced late last week to serve 30 months in federal prison for misuse of a Social Security number, U.S. Attorney Jason Dunn and Social Security Office of the Inspector General Wilbert Craig announced. The sentence was handed down by U.S. District Court Judge Philip A. Brimmer. After … Continue reading Colorado News: DENVER, James Thompson, Man Who Lived Under False Identity For Thirty Four Years Sentenced To Thirty Months In Federal Prison

Missouri News: Jury Convicts Jamerl M. Wortham, Anthony B. Williams of Conspiracy, Kidnapping, Carjacking, Robbery, Drug Trafficking, and Illegal Firearm Possession

KANSAS CITY, MO  (STL.News) – Two Kansas City, Kansas men have been convicted at trial by a federal jury of 17 counts contained in a Dec. 13, 2016, federal indictment. Jamerl M. Wortham, 33, and Anthony B. Williams, 36, were each found guilty on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, of one count of conspiracy to commit … Continue reading Missouri News: Jury Convicts Jamerl M. Wortham, Anthony B. Williams of Conspiracy, Kidnapping, Carjacking, Robbery, Drug Trafficking, and Illegal Firearm Possession

Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Marvin Younger Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges in Operation Gang Green Investigation

Pittsburgh, PA – A resident of Pittsburgh, PA, pleaded guilty in federal court to charges of conspiracy to distribute cocaine and possession with intent to distribute cocaine, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Marvin Younger, age 37, pleaded guilty on February 14, 2019, to two counts before Senior United States District Judge Arthur … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: Pittsburgh Man, Marvin Younger Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges in Operation Gang Green Investigation