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Louisiana News: Lake Charles felon, Mark Washington sentenced to 10 years in prison for possessing sawed-off shotgun, drugs

LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that a Lake Charles man previously convicted of a felony was sentenced Monday to 120 months in prison for possessing a sawed-off shotgun in addition to other firearms and trafficking drugs. Mark Washington, 46, of Lake Charles, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Robert … Continue reading Louisiana News: Lake Charles felon, Mark Washington sentenced to 10 years in prison for possessing sawed-off shotgun, drugs

West Virginia News: South Charleston Man, Christopher Thomas Campbell Pleads Guilty to Federal Heroin and Fentanyl Charges

CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A South Charleston man pled guilty today to federal heroin and fentanyl charges, announced United States Attorney Mike Stuart. Christopher Thomas Campbell, 24, entered his guilty plea to distribution of heroin and fentanyl before United States District Judge Joseph R. Goodwin. Stuart commended the investigative efforts of the Metropolitan Drug Enforcement Network … Continue reading West Virginia News: South Charleston Man, Christopher Thomas Campbell Pleads Guilty to Federal Heroin and Fentanyl Charges

United States News: AmerisourceBergen Corp. To Pay $625 Million To Settle Civil Fraud Allegations Resulting From Its Repackaging And Sale Of Adulterated Drugs And Unapproved New Drugs, Double Billing And Providing Kickbacks

Settlement Resolves Federal and State False Claims Act Claims Arising from ABC’s Operation of a Sham Pharmacy that Illegally Repackaged Injectable Drugs Under Insanitary Conditions to Profit from Overfill United States – AmerisourceBergen Corporation (ABC), one of the nation’s largest wholesale drug companies, and its subsidiaries AmerisourceBergen Specialty Group (ABSG), AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation (ABDC), Oncology … Continue reading United States News: AmerisourceBergen Corp. To Pay $625 Million To Settle Civil Fraud Allegations Resulting From Its Repackaging And Sale Of Adulterated Drugs And Unapproved New Drugs, Double Billing And Providing Kickbacks

Ohio News: Delaware Man, Darnell A. Reeves Charged with Dealing Drugs that Resulted in at Least Three Overdose Deaths

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A federal grand jury has charged Darnell A. Reeves, 32, of Delaware, Ohio, in a nine-count indictment returned here today. Reeves is charged with drug charges related to the distribution of crack cocaine, fentanyl and heroin that resulted in four overdoses, three of them fatal. Benjamin C. Glassman, United States Attorney for … Continue reading Ohio News: Delaware Man, Darnell A. Reeves Charged with Dealing Drugs that Resulted in at Least Three Overdose Deaths

Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, U.S. Attorney Brady Welcomes HIDTA Designation to Combat Drug Trafficking and Reduce Supply of Illegal Drugs

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today that three Western Pennsylvania counties will receive new federal funding to combat drug trafficking and reduce the supply of illegal drugs. The counties of Allegheny, Beaver and Washington have been officially designated as a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) by the White House’s … Continue reading Pennsylvania News: PITTSBURGH, U.S. Attorney Brady Welcomes HIDTA Designation to Combat Drug Trafficking and Reduce Supply of Illegal Drugs

WEST VIRGINIA News: Eastern Panhandle residents sentenced for drug and firearms charges

MARTINSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA – A Martinsburg man and a Kearneysville woman were sentenced today for drug distribution and firearms charges, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Lante Jerrel Cook, age 29, was sentenced today to 21 months incarceration. He pled guilty to one count of “Aiding and Abetting Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine Base” … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: Eastern Panhandle residents sentenced for drug and firearms charges

South Dakota News: Sioux Falls Man, Michael Bernard Goldberg Charged with Drug Charge

Sioux Falls, South Dakota – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Conspiracy to Distribute a Controlled Substance. Michael Bernard Goldberg, age 35, was indicted on September 5, 2018. He appeared before U.S. Magistrate Judge Veronica L. Duffy on September … Continue reading South Dakota News: Sioux Falls Man, Michael Bernard Goldberg Charged with Drug Charge

North Carolina News: Raleigh Gang Member, JAMES EDWARD WHITAKER Sentenced for Drug and Firearm Offenses

RALEIGH, N.C. – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announced that today, JAMES EDWARD WHITAKER, 33, of Raleigh, North Carolina, was sentenced by Chief United States District Judge James C. Dever III to 84 months imprisonment followed by 5 years of supervised release. WHITAKER was named … Continue reading North Carolina News: Raleigh Gang Member, JAMES EDWARD WHITAKER Sentenced for Drug and Firearm Offenses