Peter Newsham

WASHINGTON News: Seven People Sentenced to Prison on Federal Charges Following Investigation Into Drug Sales in Southwest Washington

Investigation Targeted Sales of PCP, Crack Cocaine, and Heroin WASHINGTON –Antonio Spencer, 25, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to a five-year prison term after pleading guilty to a federal drug offense stemming from an investigation into the trafficking of PCP, crack cocaine and heroin in Southwest Washington. Six co-defendants previously were sentenced to prison … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Seven People Sentenced to Prison on Federal Charges Following Investigation Into Drug Sales in Southwest Washington

WASHINGTON News: District Man, James Richardson Pleads Guilty For 2003 Sexual Assault of Woman in Southwest Washington

Man Had Been Convicted in Two Previous Sexual Assaults WASHINGTON – James Richardson, 37, of Washington, D.C., pled guilty today to sexually assaulting a 22-year-old woman in September 2003, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Peter Newsham, Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD). Richardson pled guilty in the Superior Court of the District … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, James Richardson Pleads Guilty For 2003 Sexual Assault of Woman in Southwest Washington

WASHINGTON News: Two Men Sentenced to Prison Terms on Federal Charges for Attack on ATM Employee

Victim Was Pistol-Whipped and Robbed in Broad Daylight WASHINGTON – Richard Reid, 43, of Washington, D.C., and Dwonne Washington, 43, of Silver Spring, Md., were sentenced today to prison terms for robbing and beating a man who was servicing ATM machines in Northwest Washington, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Matthew J. DeSarno, Special Agent … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Two Men Sentenced to Prison Terms on Federal Charges for Attack on ATM Employee

WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Nicholas Bukoski Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge for Making Threats Timed to Anti-Violence Demonstration

Two Threats Were Directed at United States Senators WASHINGTON – Nicholas Bukoski, 19, of Crofton, Md., pled guilty today to a federal charge stemming from a series of threats that he made coinciding with a demonstration against gun violence that took place in March 2018 in Washington, D.C. The announcement was made by U.S. Attorney … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Maryland Man, Nicholas Bukoski Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge for Making Threats Timed to Anti-Violence Demonstration

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Manulito Chambliss Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Federal Drug Offense

Defendant Arrested in Traffic Stop in Northeast Washington, Caught With Plastic Bags Containing Significant Amounts of Cocaine Base WASHINGTON – Manulito Chambliss, 47, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to five years in prison on a federal drug offense stemming from a traffic stop by police that led to the discovery of cocaine base in … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Manulito Chambliss Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Federal Drug Offense

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Antwan Shelton Sentenced to 80 Months in Prison For Federal Firearm and Drug Trafficking Offenses

Case Marks Third Firearms Conviction and Second Drug Trafficking Conviction WASHINGTON – Antwan Shelton, 35, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to 80 months in prison after earlier pleading guilty to possessing a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense, and possessing three separate quantities of narcotics with an intent to distribute them, announced … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Antwan Shelton Sentenced to 80 Months in Prison For Federal Firearm and Drug Trafficking Offenses

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Tyreke Chambers Pleads Guilty to Murder Charge Related to 2015 Stabbing in Southeast Washington

Defendant Admits Stabbing Man in Attempted Robbery WASHINGTON – Tyreke Chambers, 20, of Washington D.C., has pled guilty to a charge of second-degree murder while armed stemming from his involvement in an attempted robbery that ended with the victim being stabbed in the heart, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Peter Newsham, Chief of … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Tyreke Chambers Pleads Guilty to Murder Charge Related to 2015 Stabbing in Southeast Washington

WASHINGTON News: District Man, Darryl Smith Sentenced to 80 Months in Prison on Charges Involving Open Drug Market from D.C. Barbershop

Firearms, Drugs, and Cash Seized by Law Enforcement WASHINGTON – Darryl Smith, 41, the manager of a Southeast Washington barbershop, was sentenced today to 80 months in prison on federal narcotics and firearms offenses stemming from an investigation into drug trafficking at the business and surrounding area, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu, Thomas L. … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: District Man, Darryl Smith Sentenced to 80 Months in Prison on Charges Involving Open Drug Market from D.C. Barbershop