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South Carolina News: COLUMBIA, Over 31,000 South Carolina Students to Participate in State’s 17th Annual National Day of Concern & Student Pledge Against Gun Violence

COLUMBIA, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated today that on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, the United States Attorney’s Office (USAO), along their local, state, and federal law enforcement partners, will visit schools across South Carolina to meet with students as a part of South Carolina’s 17th Annual Student Pledge Against Gun … Continue reading South Carolina News: COLUMBIA, Over 31,000 South Carolina Students to Participate in State’s 17th Annual National Day of Concern & Student Pledge Against Gun Violence

South Carolina News: Fayetteville Man, TRUMAIN DAVIS Sentenced After Conviction of Firearms Offenses

GREENVILLE, South Carolina – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announced that yesterday, TRUMAIN DAVIS, 32, of Fayetteville, was sentenced by United States Senior District Malcolm J. Howard for possession of a firearm and ammunition as a convicted felon and trafficking in firearms. Judge Howard sentenced DAVIS … Continue reading South Carolina News: Fayetteville Man, TRUMAIN DAVIS Sentenced After Conviction of Firearms Offenses

South Carolina News: Myrtle Beach, Pee Dee Re-Entry Job Fair & Expo

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina -The United States Attorney’s Office, the South Carolina Department of Probation, Parole and Pardon Services; SC Department of Employment and Workforce; SC Works; SC Vocational Rehabilitation; SC Department of Social Services; and the US Probation Office are continuing their statewide partnership to help individuals with prior criminal backgrounds secure employment. The … Continue reading South Carolina News: Myrtle Beach, Pee Dee Re-Entry Job Fair & Expo

South Carolina News: Charlotte Man, Elontrae Ali Glenn Sentenced for Federal Firearm Violations Stemming From Sheriff’s Convention Break-Ins

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated today that United States District Judge Mary G. Lewis sentenced Elontrae Ali Glenn, age 24, to 120 months of incarceration, which is the statutory maximum, as a result of his conviction for Possession of Firearms and Ammunition by a Convicted Felon, in violation of … Continue reading South Carolina News: Charlotte Man, Elontrae Ali Glenn Sentenced for Federal Firearm Violations Stemming From Sheriff’s Convention Break-Ins

South Carolina News: Blythewood Woman, Teresa Yarborough-Walker Sentenced for Embezzlement of Government Funds

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated today that Teresa Yarborough-Walker, age 50, of Blythewood, was sentenced to 30 months in prison for Theft of Government Funds, a violation of Title 18, United States Code, § 641. She was also ordered to pay over $416,000 in restitution. Judge Mary Geiger Lewis … Continue reading South Carolina News: Blythewood Woman, Teresa Yarborough-Walker Sentenced for Embezzlement of Government Funds

South Carolina News: Florence Man, Trevor Winfield Evins Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearm Charge

Columbia, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated that Trevor Winfield Evins, age 35, of Florence, entered a guilty plea in federal court in Florence to felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 922(g)(1). United States District Judge Donald C. Coggins, Jr., … Continue reading South Carolina News: Florence Man, Trevor Winfield Evins Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearm Charge

South Carolina News: GREENVILLE, JOHN DEVERE BATTLE Receives 106 Year Sentence After String of Violent Convenience Store Robberies in the Triangle

GREENVILLE, South Carolina – The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of North Carolina, Robert J. Higdon, Jr., announced that today, Senior United States District Judge Malcolm J. Howard sentenced JOHN DEVERE BATTLE, 25, of Durham, to 1,272 months imprisonment followed by 5 years of supervised release. He was also ordered to pay $35,791.00 in … Continue reading South Carolina News: GREENVILLE, JOHN DEVERE BATTLE Receives 106 Year Sentence After String of Violent Convenience Store Robberies in the Triangle

South Carolina News: North Charleston, United States Attorney’s Office Participates In ADA Workshop for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community

North Charleston, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon stated today that the United States Attorney’s Office continued its firm commitment to upholding the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Assistant U.S. Attorney Rob Sneed served as a presenter during an ADA Workshop for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community. The event was … Continue reading South Carolina News: North Charleston, United States Attorney’s Office Participates In ADA Workshop for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community