WASHINGTON News: District Man, Orlando Bell Sentenced to 130 Months in Prison for Role in Drug Trafficking Organization

Defendant Caught With Crack Cocaine and Firearm WASHINGTON (STL.News)– Orlando Bell, 37, of Washington, D.C., was…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Keith Johnson Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison For Striking His Brother-In-Law in the Head with a Lug Wrench

Victim Was Hit So Hard That the Lug Wrench Broke In Two Pieces WASHINGTON – Keith…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Ronnie Bryant Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison for Thefts at Hotels and Office Building

Defendant Dresses Professionally, Sneaks Around in Search for Items WASHINGTON – Ronnie Bryant, 54, of Washington,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Deangelo Jenkins Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearms and Narcotics Charges

Two Guns and Cocaine Base Recovered in Searches of Defendant and Car He Was Driving WASHINGTON…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Lonniel Peterson Jr. Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison for Escaping from Halfway House in Southeast Washington

Defendant Later Re-Arrested on Gun and Drug Charges WASHINGTON – Lonniel Peterson Jr., 28, of Washington,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Ridge Jackson Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Two Armed Robberies in Southeast Washington

Victims Were Lured to Location Through Dating App WASHINGTON – Ridge Jackson, 24, of Washington, D.C.,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing 12-Year-Old Child

Defendant Was the Child’s Father; She Called Mother and 911 WASHINGTON – A 31-year-old man, of…

WASHINGTON News: District Man Sentenced to More Than 16 Years in Prison For Sexually Assaulting Stepdaughter

Abuse Began When Child Was 10, Continued for Years WASHINGTON – A 39-year-old man, from Washington,…

WASHINGTON News: District Woman, Briana Barnes Sentenced for Distributing Synthetic Marijuana Woman Arrested After Making Sales in Northeast Washington

WASHINGTON – Briana Barnes, 20, of Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to six months of incarceration…

WASHINGTON News: District Woman, Shadashia Gillis Pleads Guilty to Perjury For Lying to Grand Jury in Homicide Investigation

Defendant Was An Important Eyewitness in Slaying of 24-Year-Old D.C. Resident WASHINGTON – Shadashia Gillis, also…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Eric Singletary Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Assaulting Ex-Girlfriend With Firearm

Defendant Placed Gun in Victim’s Mouth and Claimed to Own Her Body WASHINGTON – Eric Singletary,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Kadeem Quarles Sentenced to 16 Years in Prison for Role in 2007 Murder Near Anacostia Metro Station

WASHINGTON – Kadeem Quarles, 27, formerly of Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to 16 years in…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, John James Pleads Guilty to Killing One Man, Wounding Another

Killing Followed Argument at Craps Game in Southeast Washington WASHINGTON – John James, 26, of Washington,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Kavon D. Young Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Possession Charge

Traffic Stop Leads to Discovery of Semi-Automatic Firearm and Ammunition WASHINGTON – Kavon D. Young, 28,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Leopold Badu Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Series of Thefts at Gyms and Movie Theater

Defendant Stole Credit Cards, Rang Up Thousands of Dollars in Purchases WASHINGTON – Leopold Badu, 43,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Alton Rivers Pleads Guilty to Killing Man in Northwest Washington Defendant Stabbed Victim With a Screwdriver

WASHINGTON – Alton Rivers, 54, of Washington, D.C., has pled guilty to a charge of voluntary…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Cortez Williams Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Shooting Into a Home in Northeast Washington

Victims Were Standing in the Window of Their Home When Defendant Opened Fire WASHINGTON – Cortez…

WASHINGTON News: District Men Sentenced to Prison Terms for Violence at Northeast Washington Housing Complex

Men Were Part of Crew That Attacked Perceived Rivals WASHINGTON – Juan Love and Antwon Holley,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Manulito Chambliss Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Federal Drug Offense

Defendant Arrested in Traffic Stop in Northeast Washington, Caught With Plastic Bags Containing Significant Amounts of…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Antwan Shelton Sentenced to 80 Months in Prison For Federal Firearm and Drug Trafficking Offenses

Case Marks Third Firearms Conviction and Second Drug Trafficking Conviction WASHINGTON – Antwan Shelton, 35, of…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Brandon Brown Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison for Carjacking of Nun in Northeast Washington

Defendant Held Gun to Victim’s Head During Attack WASHINGTON – Brandon Brown, 20, of Washington, D.C,…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Morris Graham Sentenced to 32 Months in Prison For Sexually Assaulting Teenager in Union Station

Victim Was in Washington With His Family for Memorial of Rev. Billy Graham WASHINGTON – Morris…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Tyreke Chambers Pleads Guilty to Murder Charge Related to 2015 Stabbing in Southeast Washington

Defendant Admits Stabbing Man in Attempted Robbery WASHINGTON – Tyreke Chambers, 20, of Washington D.C., has…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Tyquise Powell Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Brazen Robberies of Spanish-Speaking Workers

Crimes Took Place Within 48 Hours WASHINGTON – Tyquise Powell, 19, of Washington, D.C., has been…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, James Rousseau Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison For Home Invasion in Northwest Washington

Defendant Sped Off in Family’s Car WASHINGTON – James Rousseau, 23, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced…

WASHINGTON News: District Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison For Repeatedly Sexually Assaulting Female Cousin

Victim Was Only 9 Years Old When Sexual Abuse Began WASHINGTON – A 24-year-old man from…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Darryl Smith Sentenced to 80 Months in Prison on Charges Involving Open Drug Market from D.C. Barbershop

Firearms, Drugs, and Cash Seized by Law Enforcement WASHINGTON – Darryl Smith, 41, the manager of…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Keith Johnson Found Guilty of Felony Assault Charges for Striking His Brother-In-Law in the Head with a Lug Wrench

Victim Was Hit So Hard That the Lug Wrench Broke In Two Pieces WASHINGTON – Keith…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Michael N. Jackson Sentenced to 30-Month Prison Term For Illegal Possession of Gun on Metrobus

Defendant Threatened to Shoot Metrobus Passengers WASHINGTON – Michael N. Jackson, 44, of Washington, D.C., has…

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Leroy Jones Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison Following Discovery of Guns and Drugs in His Apartment

U.S. Marshals Service Came to Apartment to Evict Defendant WASHINGTON – Leroy Jones, 32, of Washington,…