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Missouri News: Mexican National, Sergio Diaz-Ortiz, Sentenced to 15 Years for Meth Conspiracy

SPRINGFIELD, MO – A Mexican national was sentenced in federal court today for his role in a conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine in the Joplin, Missouri area. Sergio Diaz-Ortiz, 33, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge M. Douglas Harpool to 15 years in federal prison without parole.  The court also ordered Diaz-Ortiz to forfeit to the … Continue reading Missouri News: Mexican National, Sergio Diaz-Ortiz, Sentenced to 15 Years for Meth Conspiracy

Louisiana News: St. Charles Parish Man, RONALD THOMPSON Sentenced to Over 21 Years in Prison for Narcotics Distribution Offenses

St. Charles Parish, La. – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that RONALD THOMPSON, age 42, of St. Charles Parish, was sentenced today for charges relating to narcotics trafficking. Following a two-day trial, on April 3, 2018, a jury found THOMPSON guilty of possessing with the intent to distribute quantities of cocaine, crack cocaine, and … Continue reading Louisiana News: St. Charles Parish Man, RONALD THOMPSON Sentenced to Over 21 Years in Prison for Narcotics Distribution Offenses

Missouri News: KC Woman, Evelyn L. Cooper Sentenced to 27 Years for Leading Meth, Heroin Conspiracy

KANSAS CITY, MO – A Kansas City, Missouri, woman was sentenced in federal court yesterday for leading a conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and heroin. Evelyn L. Cooper, 46, of Kansas City, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Gary A. Fenner to 27 years and six months in federal prison without parole. On December 21, 2017, … Continue reading Missouri News: KC Woman, Evelyn L. Cooper Sentenced to 27 Years for Leading Meth, Heroin Conspiracy

Cleveland man, Michael Cleveland sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for selling fentanyl & heroin causing death

Ohio – A Cleveland man was sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for selling a mixture of fentanyl and heroin that resulted in the death of a Cleveland Heights man. Michael Cleveland, 35, was sentenced 135 months in prison after previously pleading guilty to distribution of fentanyl and heroin resulting in death. Cleveland … Continue reading Cleveland man, Michael Cleveland sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for selling fentanyl & heroin causing death

Upper Marlboro Man, Tony Alexander McCright Sentenced To Thirty Months In Prison For Marijuana And Gun Charges

Greenbelt, Maryland – On April 30, 2018, U.S. District Judge Deborah K. Chasanow sentenced Tony Alexander McCright, age 44, of Upper Marlboro, Maryland today to thirty months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute marijuana and with being a felon in possession of … Continue reading Upper Marlboro Man, Tony Alexander McCright Sentenced To Thirty Months In Prison For Marijuana And Gun Charges

Vero Beach Orthopedic Surgeon, Johnny Clyde Benjamin, Jr. Convicted at Trial of Fentanyl Analog Drug Conspiracy Resulting in Death

SOUTHERN FLORIDA – Johnny Clyde Benjamin, Jr., M.D., an orthopedic surgeon practicing in Vero Beach, Florida, was found guilty by a federal jury in Fort Lauderdale, on April 27, 2018, of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute Furanyl Fentanyl which resulted in death, aiding and abetting the distribution of Furanyl Fentanyl which resulted in … Continue reading Vero Beach Orthopedic Surgeon, Johnny Clyde Benjamin, Jr. Convicted at Trial of Fentanyl Analog Drug Conspiracy Resulting in Death

Akron man, Ryan Sumlin faces at least 20 years in prison, convicted of selling fentanyl & heroin killing Carrie Dobbins

OHIO – An Akron man faces at least 20 years in prison after a jury convicted him of selling fentanyl and heroin that resulted in the death of a 23-year-old Akron woman. Ryan Sumlin, 29, is scheduled to be sentenced Aug. 3. A jury convicted Sumlin on all three counts – distribution of fentanyl and … Continue reading Akron man, Ryan Sumlin faces at least 20 years in prison, convicted of selling fentanyl & heroin killing Carrie Dobbins