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WASHINGTON News: District Man, Austin Boykins Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun and Drug Charges After Being Observed Engaging in Sale of Narcotics

Guilty Plea Will Result in Third Firearms Conviction WASHINGTON – Austin Boykins, 35, of Washington, D.C., pled guilty today to possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense, after law enforcement discovered a loaded firearm and packaged narcotics in his vehicle following a street sale of drugs during an undercover operation, announced U.S. … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Austin Boykins Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun and Drug Charges After Being Observed Engaging in Sale of Narcotics

SAN DIEGO | AP FACT CHECK: Trump-tweeted ad unfairly blames Democrats

SAN DIEGO — President Donald Trump tweeted an ad that blames Democrats for allowing a Mexican man who was in the U.S. illegally to kill two police officers in Northern California in 2014 in methamphetamine-fueled attacks. Luis Bracamontes was sentenced to death. The ad shows video of Bracamontes saying in court that he wished he … Continue reading SAN DIEGO | AP FACT CHECK: Trump-tweeted ad unfairly blames Democrats

WEST VIRGINIA News: Marion County man, James Copen admits to drug charges

CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – James Copen, of Fairmont, West Virginia, has admitted to methamphetamine distribution charges, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Copen, age 42, pled guilty to one count of “Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine” and three counts of “Distribution of Methamphetamine in Proximity of a Protected Location.” Cope admitted to distributing methamphetamine in Marion … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Marion County man, James Copen admits to drug charges

KANSAS CITY, Mo| Man whose flatulence ended police interview pleads guilty

KANSAS CITY, Mo  — A man whose excessive flatulence forced a police detective to cut shot an interrogation has pleaded guilty to federal gun and drug charges. The Kansas City Star reports that 25-year-old Sean Sykes Jr. entered the plea Monday. The charges stem from a police traffic stop in September in Kansas City, Missouri, … Continue reading KANSAS CITY, Mo| Man whose flatulence ended police interview pleads guilty

Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Two MCI-Cedar Junction Inmates and Two Family Members Indicted on Drug Charges

BOSTON, Ms. – Two MCI-Cedar Junction inmates, and the wife and mother of one of the inmates, were charged in federal court in Boston in connection with smuggling drugs into the facility. Chad Connors, 42, and William Guillemette, 39, both inmates at Massachusetts Correctional Institute – Cedar Junction (MCI-CJ) in South Walpole, and Lisa Guillemette, … Continue reading Massachusetts News: BOSTON, Two MCI-Cedar Junction Inmates and Two Family Members Indicted on Drug Charges

SAN DIEGO | Former All-Star pitcher Loaiza pleads guilty to drug charges

SAN DIEGO  — Former All-Star pitcher Esteban Loaiza, who earned more than $43 million over 14 seasons, pleaded guilty Friday to federal drug charges in California. Loiza acknowledged that he possessed about 20 kilograms (44 pounds) of cocaine with intent to distribute. He faces up a minimum of 10 years in a prison and maximum … Continue reading SAN DIEGO | Former All-Star pitcher Loaiza pleads guilty to drug charges

VIRGINIA News: Danville Man, Keemo Jonathan Lee Pleads Guilty to Seven Federal Drug and Gun Charges

Prosecution of Keemo Lee is Part of Western District of Virginia’s Ongoing Project Safe Neighborhoods Initiative to Reduce Violent Crime Danville, VIRGINIA – United States Attorney Thomas T. Cullen announced today the guilty plea of Keemo Jonathan Lee to a series of federal drug and gun charges related to the sale of cocaine, heroin and … Continue reading VIRGINIA News: Danville Man, Keemo Jonathan Lee Pleads Guilty to Seven Federal Drug and Gun Charges

South Carolina News: West Columbia Man, Jwain Dennis Francis Sentenced to 14 Years on Federal Firearm and Drug Charges

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated that Jwain Dennis Francis, a/k/a “Love,” age 28, of West Columbia, was sentenced in federal court to a total of 168 months imprisonment with 3 years of supervised release to follow. Earlier this year, Francis plead guilty to being a felon in possession of … Continue reading South Carolina News: West Columbia Man, Jwain Dennis Francis Sentenced to 14 Years on Federal Firearm and Drug Charges