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Ohio News: Toledo man, Anwar Al-Alwaki sentenced to five years in prison, the last of four defendants sent to prison for their roles in a plot to provide money to al Qaeda

Toledo, Ohio – A Toledo man was sentenced to five years in prison, the final defendant sent to prison for their roles in a conspiracy to provide thousands of dollars to Anwar Al-Alwaki in an effort to support violent jihad against U.S. military personnel in Iraq, Afghanistan and throughout the world. Ibrahim Zubar Mohammad, 39, was … Continue reading Ohio News: Toledo man, Anwar Al-Alwaki sentenced to five years in prison, the last of four defendants sent to prison for their roles in a plot to provide money to al Qaeda

Ohio News: Two Toledo men charged in federal court for stealing dozens of guns in firearms store burglary

Oregon, Ohio – Two Toledo men were charged in federal court after allegedly stealing dozens of guns from a firearms store in Oregon, Ohio. Emmanuel Riley, 27, and Sevario Whitaker, 36, were each charged with theft from a federal firearms licensee and possession of a stolen firearm. “These defendants are accused of breaking into a … Continue reading Ohio News: Two Toledo men charged in federal court for stealing dozens of guns in firearms store burglary

Ohio News: Toledo man, Grant Black indicted for trafficking heroin, cocaine and fentanyl analogues

Toledo, Oo. – A 15-count indictment was filed in federal court charging a Toledo man with trafficking heroin, cocaine and fentanyl analogues. Grant Black, 24, was charged with eight counts of possession with intent to distribute and seven counts of drug trafficking. Black possessed fentanyl analogues, cocaine, heroin, oxycodone and amphetamine on Aug. 11, 2017. … Continue reading Ohio News: Toledo man, Grant Black indicted for trafficking heroin, cocaine and fentanyl analogues

Ohio News: Toledo man, Vincent S. Armstrong was charged with making false statements following search of his home and car

Toledo, Oo. – A Toledo man was charged with making false statements. Vincent S. Armstrong, 23, was charged in U.S. District Court with one count of providing false statements to a law enforcement officer. The charge was announced by United States Attorney Justin Herdman, FBI Assistant Special Agent in Charge Jeff Fortunato and Toledo Police … Continue reading Ohio News: Toledo man, Vincent S. Armstrong was charged with making false statements following search of his home and car

Ohio News: Toledo woman, Elizabeth Lecron charged after she purchased black powder and screws that she believed were going to be used to make a bomb as part of a terrorist attack

Ohio – A Toledo woman was arrested and charged in federal court after she purchased black powder and screws that she believed were going to be used to make a bomb as part of a terrorist attack. Elizabeth Lecron, 23, was charged with one count of transportation of explosives and explosive material for the purposes … Continue reading Ohio News: Toledo woman, Elizabeth Lecron charged after she purchased black powder and screws that she believed were going to be used to make a bomb as part of a terrorist attack

Ohio News: Toledo man, Douglas Wayne Kemp indicted for attempting to coerce minor into sex

Toledo  Ohio – A Toledo man was indicted for attempting to coerce what he believed to be a 17-year-old to travel interstate to engage in sex. Douglas Wayne Kemp, 28, was charged with one count of attempted sex trafficking of a minor and one count of attempted enticement of a minor. If convicted, the defendant’s sentence … Continue reading Ohio News: Toledo man, Douglas Wayne Kemp indicted for attempting to coerce minor into sex

Ohio News: Toledo, Two men from Toledo indicted for trafficking cocaine; prosecutors seek to forfeit $320,000 in cash that was seized

Toledo, Ohio – Two men from Toledo were indicted for their roles in a conspiracy to distribute at least five kilograms of cocaine. Jeffrey A. Geckle, 40, and Scott A. Nigh, 39, were each indicted on one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine and one count of attempted to possession with intent … Continue reading Ohio News: Toledo, Two men from Toledo indicted for trafficking cocaine; prosecutors seek to forfeit $320,000 in cash that was seized

Ohio News: Toledo to receive nearly a half-million dollars to help fight violent crime

Toledo, Ohio – Attorney General Jeff Sessions today announced grant awards to Public Safety Partnership member sites as part of $10 million in funding to support state, local and tribal law enforcement departments and agencies and their partners who are fighting violent crime in jurisdictions across the United States. Toledo is one of the recipients, receiving … Continue reading Ohio News: Toledo to receive nearly a half-million dollars to help fight violent crime