Nevada News

Nevada News: Las Vegas Man, Brian Wright Convicted Of Two Jewelry Store Armed Robberies

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A Las Vegas man was convicted Wednesday by a federal jury of all criminal charges for his role in planning and participating in the armed robbery of two jewelry stores in the Las Vegas community in January 2017, announced U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson for the District of Nevada. Brian Wright, 34, … Continue reading Nevada News: Las Vegas Man, Brian Wright Convicted Of Two Jewelry Store Armed Robberies

Nevada News: Reno Man, Aaron M. Quackenbush Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison For Receipt Of Child Pornography

RENO, Nev. – A Reno man who actively sought babysitting opportunities with families with young girls so he could potentially exploit the children was sentenced Tuesday to 84 months in prison to be followed by a lifetime of supervised release, announced U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson for the District of Nevada. Aaron M. Quackenbush, 27, previously … Continue reading Nevada News: Reno Man, Aaron M. Quackenbush Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison For Receipt Of Child Pornography

Nevada News: California Resident, Khachatur Zakaryan Sentenced To Five Years In Prison For ATM Skimming Fraud Scheme

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A California man who possessed and used over 500 fraudulent credit and debit cards throughout the Las Vegas Valley was sentenced Thursday to 60 months in prison, announced U.S. Attorney’s Office Dayle Elieson for the District of Nevada. Khachatur Zakaryan, 37, of California, pleaded guilty without the benefit of a plea … Continue reading Nevada News: California Resident, Khachatur Zakaryan Sentenced To Five Years In Prison For ATM Skimming Fraud Scheme

Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, David Alan Cohen, Child Sex Crimes Offender Convicted For Possession, Receipt, And Distribution Of Child Pornography

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A Las Vegas resident with an extensive criminal history of hands-on sex offenses against children was convicted by a jury Wednesday of possession, and receipt or distribution of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson for the District of Nevada. After a three-day jury trial, David Alan Cohen, 58, was found … Continue reading Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, David Alan Cohen, Child Sex Crimes Offender Convicted For Possession, Receipt, And Distribution Of Child Pornography

Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, U.S. Attorney’s Office And DEA Announce Significant Milestone During 16th National Prescription Take Back Day

Americans dropped off unused pills reaching a program total of nearly 11 million pounds LAS VEGAS, Nev. – With the robust participation of Americans nationwide, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and its law enforcement partners have now surpassed its 10 million pound goal and collected nearly 11 million pounds of unused, unwanted, or expired prescription … Continue reading Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, U.S. Attorney’s Office And DEA Announce Significant Milestone During 16th National Prescription Take Back Day

Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, Father And Son Sentenced To Prison For Armed Robbery Spree In 2017

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A father and son who stole nearly $10,000 during eight armed robberies, including two credit unions, in 2017, were sentenced today to federal prison, announced U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson for the District of Nevada. Jeffrey Alan James, 53, and his son, Jessy Stewart James, 24, both of Las Vegas, each pleaded … Continue reading Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, Father And Son Sentenced To Prison For Armed Robbery Spree In 2017

Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, Jacqueline Moore Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Unlawful Possession Of A Firearm And Ammunition After Threatening To Shoot A Woman

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A Las Vegas felon who was convicted in July of unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition after threatening to shoot a woman during an altercation was sentenced today to 120 months in federal prison to be followed by three years of supervised release, announced U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson for the … Continue reading Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, Jacqueline Moore Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Unlawful Possession Of A Firearm And Ammunition After Threatening To Shoot A Woman

Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, U.S. Attorney’s Office And DEA Announce Next National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Mark your calendars for the 16th Annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day which will be held on Saturday, October 20, in Carson City, Washoe County, and Douglas County, and on Saturday, October 27, in all other participating Nevada counties. “Prescription Drug Take Back Day is an opportunity to prevent drug … Continue reading Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, U.S. Attorney’s Office And DEA Announce Next National Prescription Drug Take Back Day