Florida

FLORIDA News: Fort Walton Man, Gregory S. Rothwell Jr Sentenced to Twenty Years in Federal Prison for Drug and Firearm Offenses

PENSACOLA, FLORIDA – Gregory S. Rothwell Jr., 31, of Fort Walton Beach, was sentenced to federal prison today after having been found guilty on April 3 of possession with intent to distribute marijuana, possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.  The sentence was announced … Continue reading FLORIDA News: Fort Walton Man, Gregory S. Rothwell Jr Sentenced to Twenty Years in Federal Prison for Drug and Firearm Offenses

Florida News: Dark Web Vendor, Adam Lemar Miles Sentenced to 108 Months in Prison for Narcotics Trafficking and Money Laundering Charges

Florida – Adam Lemar Miles, a/k/a “NoStress,” 46, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Ursula M. Ungaro to a total of 108 months in prison, to be followed by 4 years of supervised release. Benjamin G. Greenberg, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida; Adolphus P. Wright, Special Agent in Charge, U.S. Drug … Continue reading Florida News: Dark Web Vendor, Adam Lemar Miles Sentenced to 108 Months in Prison for Narcotics Trafficking and Money Laundering Charges

FLORIDA News: PENSACOLA, Jerry T. Vertefeuille, Business Owner and Former Government Contracting Officer

PENSACOLA, FLORIDA – Jerry T. Vertefeuille, 53, of Niceville, and Christopher A. Carter, 37, of Fort Walton Beach, pleaded guilty on July 11 and June 28, respectively, to conspiracy (to commit theft of honest services and wire fraud) and bribery of a public official.  Additionally, Vertefeuille pleaded guilty to obtaining and disclosing procurement information. The … Continue reading FLORIDA News: PENSACOLA, Jerry T. Vertefeuille, Business Owner and Former Government Contracting Officer

FLORIDA News: PENSACOLA Felon, Kenneth Lamar Weathers Convicted of Drug and Firearm Charges

PENSACOLA, FLORIDA – After a three-day jury trial, Kenneth Lamar Weathers, 27, of Pensacola, was convicted on July 11 of possessing a firearm by a convicted felon (two counts) and possessing a controlled substance with intent to distribute.  The verdict was announced by Christopher P. Canova, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Florida. … Continue reading FLORIDA News: PENSACOLA Felon, Kenneth Lamar Weathers Convicted of Drug and Firearm Charges

Connecticut News: Florida Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Role in Stock “Pump and Dump” Scheme

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that WILLIAM LIEBERMAN, 42, of Boca Raton, Florida, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Jeffrey A. Meyer in New Haven to 84 months of imprisonment, followed by three years of supervised release, for his role in a securities fraud scheme. … Continue reading Connecticut News: Florida Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Role in Stock “Pump and Dump” Scheme

FLORIDA News: PENSACOLA, Jerry T. Vertefeuille, Business Owner and Former Government Contracting Officer Representative Plead Guilty to Conspiracy and Bribery

PENSACOLA, FLORIDA – Jerry T. Vertefeuille, 53, of Niceville, and Christopher A. Carter, 37, of Fort Walton Beach, pleaded guilty on July 11 and June 28, respectively, to conspiracy (to commit theft of honest services and wire fraud) and bribery of a public official. Additionally, Vertefeuille pleaded guilty to obtaining and disclosing procurement information. The … Continue reading FLORIDA News: PENSACOLA, Jerry T. Vertefeuille, Business Owner and Former Government Contracting Officer Representative Plead Guilty to Conspiracy and Bribery

FLORIDA | Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Palm Coast July 14 promises day of learning, fun

FLORIDA- Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling appreciation for our marine environment and providing fun, family outings are the objectives for the Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Palm Coast on Saturday, July 14. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will offer a free Kids’ Fishing Clinic for children between the ages of 5 and … Continue reading FLORIDA | Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Palm Coast July 14 promises day of learning, fun

NEW YORK | Scherzer, HRs by Rendon, Harper lead Nationals over Mets 5-4

NEW YORK — Max Scherzer made a final pitch to start the All-Star Game on his own mound, Anthony Rendon hit two homers and Bryce Harper also connected, leading the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 5-4 Thursday night. Washington won for just the sixth time in 17 games and nudged back over .500 … Continue reading NEW YORK | Scherzer, HRs by Rendon, Harper lead Nationals over Mets 5-4