Sherri A. Lydon

South Carolina News: Upstate Woman, Precias K. Freeman Sentenced to Over 17 Years in Federal Prison in Opioid Conspiracy

Anderson, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Precias K. Freeman, 35, of Lyman, South Carolina, was sentenced in federal court in Anderson for her role in a conspiracy to possess with the intent to distribute hydrocodone. United States District Timothy M. Cain of Anderson sentenced Freeman to 210 months … Continue reading South Carolina News: Upstate Woman, Precias K. Freeman Sentenced to Over 17 Years in Federal Prison in Opioid Conspiracy

South Carolina News: Rock Hill Gang Member, Kenterius Dyshae Hinton Sentenced to Federal Prison

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated that Kenterius Dyshae Hinton, age 24, of Rock Hill, was sentenced to 36 months (3 years) imprisonment, which will be followed by 3 years of supervised release. This past September, Hinton plead guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. … Continue reading South Carolina News: Rock Hill Gang Member, Kenterius Dyshae Hinton Sentenced to Federal Prison

South Carolina News: Lancaster Resident, Brandon Shane Polston Sentence to 10 Years in Federal Prison After Being Found In Possession of Firearms Stolen from National Guard Armory

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Brandon Shane Polston, age 33, of Lancaster, South Carolina, was sentenced in federal court after pleading guilty in July to being a felon in possession of firearms and to possession of machineguns and destructive device not registered to him in the National … Continue reading South Carolina News: Lancaster Resident, Brandon Shane Polston Sentence to 10 Years in Federal Prison After Being Found In Possession of Firearms Stolen from National Guard Armory

South Carolina News: West Ashley Man, Glenn Darryl Dennis Sentenced to Nearly Six Years for Federal Gun Crime

Charleston, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Glenn Darryl Dennis, age 33, of West Ashley, South Carolina, was sentenced in federal court for being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. Senior United States District Judge Margaret B. Seymour of Charleston sentenced Dennis to 71 months in … Continue reading South Carolina News: West Ashley Man, Glenn Darryl Dennis Sentenced to Nearly Six Years for Federal Gun Crime

South Carolina News: Charleston, U.S. Attorney’s Office Provides Human Trafficking Training to Local Law Enforcement

Charleston, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that over the last two weeks, the United States Attorney’s Office provided training to South Carolina’s Tri-County Human Trafficking Task Force on methods of investigating and prosecuting federal human trafficking cases. The training was part of a three-day course entitled “Advanced Human Trafficking … Continue reading South Carolina News: Charleston, U.S. Attorney’s Office Provides Human Trafficking Training to Local Law Enforcement

South Carolina News: North Charleston Man, Tyrus Cornell Goodwater, Jr. Gets 5 Years for Federal Gun and Drug Charge

Charleston, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Tyrus Cornell Goodwater, Jr., age 27, of North Charleston, South Carolina, was sentenced in federal court for possessing firearms in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime. United States District Judge Richard M. Gergel, of Charleston, sentenced Goodwater to 60 months in federal … Continue reading South Carolina News: North Charleston Man, Tyrus Cornell Goodwater, Jr. Gets 5 Years for Federal Gun and Drug Charge

South Carolina News: Hartsville Man, Joseph Leslie Griggs Pleads Guilty in Federal Court to Unlawfully Possessing 24 Firearms

Florence, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Joseph Leslie Griggs, 52, of Hartsville, South Carolina, pled guilty in federal court in Florence to being a felon in possession of firearms. Evidence presented to the court showed that on June 28, 2017, deputies with the Darlington County Sheriff’s Office executed … Continue reading South Carolina News: Hartsville Man, Joseph Leslie Griggs Pleads Guilty in Federal Court to Unlawfully Possessing 24 Firearms

South Carolina News: Greenville, Brian Lewis, Federal Jury Convicts Greenville Man of Conspiracy to Murder

Greenville, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Brian Lewis, 24, of Greenville, South Carolina, was convicted in federal court in Anderson of conspiracy to murder a trial witness of the State of South Carolina, conspiracy to assault with a dangerous weapon, and conspiracy to possess firearms during the commission … Continue reading South Carolina News: Greenville, Brian Lewis, Federal Jury Convicts Greenville Man of Conspiracy to Murder