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June 24, 2021

Detroit: William D. Charleston Admits Role In A Drug Conspiracy

Detroit man, William D. Charleston admits to his role in a drug conspiracy CLARKSBURG, W.V (STL.News) William D. Charleston, of Detroit, Michigan, has admitted to his role in a drug trafficking conspiracy, Acting United States Attorney Randolph J. Bernard announced. Charleston, also known as “Jay,” 41, pleaded guilty today to...

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June 24, 2021

Agreement with San Luis Obispo County Jail

Justice Department Reaches Agreement with San Luis Obispo County Jail to Ensure Safe and Equal Access to Programs for Inmates with Mobility Disabilities LOS ANGELES (STL.News) The Justice Department today reached a settlement under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) with San Luis Obispo County to ensure...

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June 24, 2021

Solis-Sanchez Pleads Guilty to Immigration and Drug Charges

Mexican National, Luciano Solis-Sanchez Pleads Guilty to Immigration and Drug Charges (STL.News) Leonard C Boyle, Acting United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, and William S. Walker, Acting Special Agent in Charge, Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), Boston, announced that LUCIANO SOLIS-SANCHEZ, 36, a citizen of Mexico last residing in...

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June 24, 2021

Couple Arrested for Crimes Related to Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

Florida Couple Arrested for Crimes Related to Jan. 6 Capitol Breach Husband and Wife Stormed Capitol; Man Threw Chair at U.S. Capitol Police Officers (STL.News) A Florida couple was arrested today for crimes related to the breach of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, which disrupted a joint session of...

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June 24, 2021

Couple Pleads Guilty To Child Exploitation Offenses

Jacksonville Couple Pleads Guilty To Child Exploitation Offenses Jacksonville, FL (STL.News) Samuel Christopher Templeman (46, Jacksonville) has pleaded guilty to conspiring to sex traffic a child.  His wife, Deborah Lynn Templeman (50, Jacksonville), has pleaded guilty to possession of child sex abuse material.  Samuel Templeman faces a maximum penalty of...

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June 24, 2021

David Altenburg Pleads Guilty to Fraud, Identity Theft Charges

Bath Man, David Altenburg Pleads Guilty to Fraud and Identity Theft Charges PORTLAND, MA (STL.News) A Bath man pleaded guilty today in federal court to one count of wire fraud, seven counts of money laundering, one count of transferring property to prevent seizure, and one count of aggravated identity theft,...

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June 24, 2021

Elkton: Ronald M. Smith Sentenced for Extortion

Former Baltimore Department of Public Works Supervisor, Ronald M. Smith Sentenced to More Than a Year in Federal Prison for Extortion Accepted Cash Payments and Caused Private Work to be Performed at Night by DPW Employees Baltimore, MD (STL.News) U.S. District Judge Catherine C. Blake sentenced Ronald M. Smith, age...

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June 24, 2021

Cut Bank: Lee Connelly Admits Strangulation, Assault Charges

Cut Bank man, Gordon Lee Connelly admits strangulation, assault charges GREAT FALLS (STL.News) A Cut Bank man accused of strangling and assaulting a woman on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation admitted multiple charges on June 23, Acting U.S. Attorney Leif M. Johnson said. Gordon Lee Connelly, 20, pleaded guilty to strangulation,...

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June 24, 2021

Newark: Shawn Alexander Sentenced for Drug Distribution

Essex County Man, Shawn Alexander Sentenced to 128 Months in Prison for Drug Distribution NEWARK, N.J (STL.News) An Essex County, New Jersey, man was sentenced today to 128 months in prison for possession of heroin with intent to distribute, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced. Shawn Alexander, 52, of...

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June 24, 2021

Hubert Dupigny Sentenced For Sex Trafficking Minors

Hubert Dupigny Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Sex Trafficking Minors (STL.News) Audrey Strauss, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that HUBERT DUPIGNY, a/k/a “Fox,” was sentenced to 300 months in prison for sex trafficking of minors and conspiracy to commit sex trafficking...

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June 24, 2021

Dawara Brothers Sentenced for Arson, Tax Fraud Conspiracy

Dawara Brothers Sentenced to Nine Years Imprisonment for Arson and Tax Fraud Conspiracy Stemming From February 2018 Old City Fire PHILADELPHIA (STL.News) Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Imad Dawara, 40, of Swathmore, PA, and Bahaa Dawara, 32, of Woodlyn, PA, were both sentenced this week by...

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June 24, 2021

Kaercher Sentenced for Distributing Pornographic Images

Pittsburgh-area Man, Scott Kaercher Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison for Distributing Pornographic Images of Children PITTSBURGH, PA (STL.News) A suburban Pittsburgh resident has been sentenced in federal court to 60 months of imprisonment and 10 years of supervised release on his conviction of distribution of material depicting the sexual...

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