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COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Swede gets 4.5 years for last year’s royal jewels heist

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A 22-year-old Swede has been sentenced to four and a half years in prison after he was convicted of stealing royal funeral artifacts said to be worth 65 million kronor ($7 million) from a Swedish cathedral last year. The Eskiltuna District Court said Friday that Johan Nicklas Backstrom stole two crowns … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Swede gets 4.5 years for last year’s royal jewels heist

Missouri News: St. Louis Man, Joseph Dixon, Jr., Sentenced for Carjackings, Firearms Charges

St. Louis, MO – Jan. 16, 2019 – Joseph Dixon, Jr., 22, St. Louis, was sentenced to 108 months in prison for carjacking and possessing a firearm during a federal crime of violence.  He appeared in federal court today before U.S. District Judge Henry E. Autrey. According to court documents, on July 3, 2017, a … Continue reading Missouri News: St. Louis Man, Joseph Dixon, Jr., Sentenced for Carjackings, Firearms Charges

Missouri MDC News: court sentencings finalize one of Missouri’s largest poaching investigation

SPRINGFIELD, MO – A Greene County man’s court sentencing in December in Barton and Lawrence Counties are the most recent events in what is one of Missouri’s largest conservation cases involving the illegal taking of deer. On Dec. 13, David Berry Jr. of Brookline, received a 120-day sentence in Barton County Circuit Court for a … Continue reading Missouri MDC News: court sentencings finalize one of Missouri’s largest poaching investigation

Missouri News: Two KC Men, Jerry D. Patterson, Michael A. Harris, Sentenced to 19 Years for Armed Robbery Conspiracy

KANSAS CITY, MO – Two Kansas City, Missouri men were sentenced in federal court today for their roles in a conspiracy to commit 10 armed robberies at local businesses. Jerry D. Patterson, 22, and Michael A. Harris, 20, were each sentenced by U.S. Chief District Judge Greg Kays to 19 years and six months in … Continue reading Missouri News: Two KC Men, Jerry D. Patterson, Michael A. Harris, Sentenced to 19 Years for Armed Robbery Conspiracy

Missouri News: Enforcer of a Drug Trafficking Organization, Terrance Wilson, Sentenced to 35 years in Prison

St. Louis, MO – Terrance Wilson, a/k/a “Mutt,” 30, of St. Louis, was sentenced Tuesday to 35 years in prison for conspiracy to distribute controlled substances and use of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking offense resulting in death. On April 24, 2018, Terrance Wilson, a/k/a “Mutt,” entered pleas to drug conspiracy and a … Continue reading Missouri News: Enforcer of a Drug Trafficking Organization, Terrance Wilson, Sentenced to 35 years in Prison

NEW YORK | Former WFAN radio host Craig Carton convicted of fraud

NEW YORK— Craig Carton, the former co-host of a sports radio show with ex-NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason, emerged from a courthouse where he was convicted of fraud Wednesday to say he was disappointed with the verdict, though he respected it. “I need to let it sink in now,” Carton said. “I’m going to go home … Continue reading NEW YORK | Former WFAN radio host Craig Carton convicted of fraud

United Sates News: Sentencings for October 29 – November 1, 2018

United Sates – Federal District Court Judge Nancy D. Freudenthal sentenced PASTOR JESUS LOPEZ-MARIANO, 30, of Guanajuato, Mexico on November 1, 2018 for illegal re-entry of a previously deported alien into the United States. Lopez-Mariano was arrested in Cheyenne, Wyoming. He received six months of imprisonment, subject to deportation upon completion of his sentence, and … Continue reading United Sates News: Sentencings for October 29 – November 1, 2018

BRIGHTON, Colo. | Man who killed 3 in Colorado Walmart gets life in prison

BRIGHTON, Colo.  — The man who gunned down three people in a suburban Denver Walmart last year was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole, but more than 11 months after the crime, his motive remains a mystery. Scott Ostrem, 48, received three consecutive life terms plus 48 years as part of a deal … Continue reading BRIGHTON, Colo. | Man who killed 3 in Colorado Walmart gets life in prison