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Massachusetts News: Chinese national, Bin Wang sentenced to nearly six years in prison for distributing opioids and other drugs that were shipped from China to the U.S. and ultimately to Ohio

Massachusetts – A Chinese national who had been living in Massachusetts was sentenced to nearly six years in prison for distributing opioids and other drugs that were shipped from China to the United States and ultimately to Ohio. Bin Wang, 43, was sentenced to 71 months in prison. He previously pleaded guilty to 10 counts, … Continue reading Massachusetts News: Chinese national, Bin Wang sentenced to nearly six years in prison for distributing opioids and other drugs that were shipped from China to the U.S. and ultimately to Ohio

South Carolina News: Anderson, Two Spartanburg Brothers Among Five Men Sentenced in Federal Court for Roles in Methamphetamine, Marijuana, and Money Laundering Conspiracies

Anderson, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that brothers Soeuth Ath, 46, and Sean Ath, 54, both of Spartanburg, South Carolina, were among five men sentenced to federal prison for their roles in bi-coastal methamphetamine, marijuana, and money laundering conspiracies. United States District Judge Timothy M. Cain sentenced Soeuth Ath … Continue reading South Carolina News: Anderson, Two Spartanburg Brothers Among Five Men Sentenced in Federal Court for Roles in Methamphetamine, Marijuana, and Money Laundering Conspiracies

North Carolina News: Currituck County Man, CHRISTIAN LAVAR BURTON Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Distributing Cocaine and Crack

RALEIGH, N.C. – United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that in federal court, Chief United States District Judge Terrence W. Boyle, sentenced CHRISTIAN LAVAR BURTON, 38 from Elizabeth City, North Carolina, to 120 months in prison, followed by 3 years of supervised release. CHRISTIAN LAVAR BURTON, was named in a six-count Indictment filed … Continue reading North Carolina News: Currituck County Man, CHRISTIAN LAVAR BURTON Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Distributing Cocaine and Crack

North Carolina News: Wilson Man, MICHAEL EUGENE BLAKENEY Sentenced to Federal Prison for Distributing Crack

RALEIGH, N.C. – United States Attorney Robert J. Higdon, Jr. announced that in federal court, United States District Judge Louise W. Flanagan, sentenced MICHAEL EUGENE BLAKENEY, 29 from Wilson, North Carolina, to 37 months in prison, followed by 6 years of supervised release. Additionally, as the defendant had his supervised release revoked he was sentenced … Continue reading North Carolina News: Wilson Man, MICHAEL EUGENE BLAKENEY Sentenced to Federal Prison for Distributing Crack

Texas News: Leader of Cartel Del Noreste and Nephew of Los Zetas Leaders Z-40 and Z-42 Receives Two Consecutive Life Sentences Plus 20 Years in Federal Prison

Waco, Ts. – In Waco today, U.S. District Judge Alia Moses sentenced 38-year-old Juan Francisco “Kiko” Trevino Chavez, nephew of Los Zetas leaders Miguel Angel Trevino Morales (Z-40) and Oscar Omar Trevino Morales (Z-42), to two consecutive life imprisonment sentences plus 20 years in federal prison. In addition to the prison terms, Judge Moses ordered … Continue reading Texas News: Leader of Cartel Del Noreste and Nephew of Los Zetas Leaders Z-40 and Z-42 Receives Two Consecutive Life Sentences Plus 20 Years in Federal Prison

North Carolina News: RALEIGH, Men Sentenced for Methamphetamine Distribution in Jacksonville, North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announced that today in federal court, United States District Judge James C. Dever, III sentenced SAMUEL MONSERRATE-GARCIA, 55, of Midway Park, North Carolina and VICTOR RODRIGUEZ, 41, of Jacksonville, North Carolina for their roles in distributing methamphetamine … Continue reading North Carolina News: RALEIGH, Men Sentenced for Methamphetamine Distribution in Jacksonville, North Carolina

Florida News: Palm Beach County Resident, Lucius Brown III Pleads Guilty to Possessing Fentanyl and Crack Cocaine with Intent to Distribute and Being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Florida – Lucius Brown III, 35, of Riveria Beach, pled guilty today to possessing fentanyl and crack cocaine with the intent to distribute and being a felon in possession of a firearm. Ariana Fajardo Orshan, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Adolphus P. Wright, Special Agent in Charge, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), Miami … Continue reading Florida News: Palm Beach County Resident, Lucius Brown III Pleads Guilty to Possessing Fentanyl and Crack Cocaine with Intent to Distribute and Being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Ohio News: Cleveland, Justice Department selects Cleveland for strike force targeting drug trafficking and violent crime

Cleveland, Ohio – Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein joined United States Attorney Justin Herdman, federal and local law enforcement officials today to announce a new strike force to target drug trafficking and violent crime in Cleveland. The Cleveland Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force Strike Force will bring together more than 200 local police, federal agents … Continue reading Ohio News: Cleveland, Justice Department selects Cleveland for strike force targeting drug trafficking and violent crime