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North Carolina News: ASHEVILLE, Derek Shawn Pendergraft, Superseding Indictment Charges Asheville Man With First Degree Murder And Aggravated Sexual Abuse Resulting In Death

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – A superseding criminal bill of indictment was returned on December 4, 2018, by a federal grand jury, charging Derek Shawn Pendergraft, 21, of Asheville, N.C., with one count of first degree murder and two counts of aggravated sexual abuse resulting in the death of his Pisgah Inn co-worker, Sara Ellis, announced Andrew … Continue reading North Carolina News: ASHEVILLE, Derek Shawn Pendergraft, Superseding Indictment Charges Asheville Man With First Degree Murder And Aggravated Sexual Abuse Resulting In Death

North Carolina News: Swain Co. Man, Shane McKinley Swimmer Charged With Murder In Indian Country

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – United States Attorney Andrew Murray announced today that a federal grand jury sitting in Asheville has charged Shane McKinley Swimmer, 18, of Cherokee, N.C., with first degree murder in Indian Country. John A. Strong, Special Agent in Charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Charlotte Division, and Chief Doug Pheasant of … Continue reading North Carolina News: Swain Co. Man, Shane McKinley Swimmer Charged With Murder In Indian Country

North Carolina News: Buncombe Co. Man, Timothy Lane Plemmons Sentenced To More Than 11 Years On Drug Charges

Defendant Distributed Methamphetamine while on Probation for State Offenses ASHEVILLE, N.C. – U.S. Attorney Andrew Murray announced today that Timothy Lane Plemmons, 35, of Fairview, N.C. was sentenced to 138 months in prison for possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. U.S. District Judge Martin Reidinger also sentenced Plemmons to five years of supervised release upon … Continue reading North Carolina News: Buncombe Co. Man, Timothy Lane Plemmons Sentenced To More Than 11 Years On Drug Charges