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June 17, 2021

Baltimore: Robert Bascom Sentenced to Distribute Heroin

Baltimore Man, Robert Bascom Sentenced to Eight Years in Federal Prison for Conspiracy to Distribute and Possess with the Intent to Distribute at least 100 Grams of Heroin Law Enforcement Seized $24,422 in Drug Proceeds from Bascom’s Residence Baltimore, MD (STL.News) U.S. District Judge George L. Russell, III, sentenced Robert...

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May 28, 2021

White Sentenced For Distribution Controlled Of A Substance

Bryson City Woman, Shannon White Is Sentenced To 21 Years For Distribution Of A Controlled Substance Resulting In Death ASHEVILLE, N.C (STL.News) Shannon White, 44, of Bryson City, N.C. was sentenced to 21 years in prison late yesterday for distribution of a controlled substance resulting in death, announced William T....

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May 26, 2021

Ifiok Equere Sentenced for Attempting to Purchase Cocaine

St. Louis Man, Ifiok J. Equere Sentenced for Attempting to Purchase Cocaine East St. Louis, IL (STL.News) A St. Louis man is heading to prison after arranging to purchase a kilogram of cocaine.  Ifiok J. Equere, 54, appeared in federal district court today and was sentenced to 70 months in...

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May 25, 2021

Oxford: Donna Monticone Sentenced for Tampering

Former Nurse, Donna Monticone Sentenced for Tampering with Fentanyl Vials Intended for Patients at Fertility Clinic (STL.News) Leonard C Boyle, Acting United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced DONNA MONTICONE, 49, of Oxford, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Janet C. Hall in New Haven for tampering with...

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May 12, 2021

Narcotics Distributor Designated under the Kingpin Act

Sinaloa-based Narcotics Distributor Designated under the Kingpin Act for Trafficking Fentanyl, Heroin, and Methamphetamine in Oregon Kingpin Act Sanctions Oregon Defendant and his Construction Business PORTLAND, OR (STL.News) Acting U.S. Attorney Scott Erik Asphaug announced the unsealing of an indictment today against a Sinaloa-based drug trafficker for his role in...

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May 7, 2021

Estill County: George Harrison Convicted of Multiple Crimes

Estill County Man, George Harrison Convicted of Methamphetamine Trafficking and Illegal Firearm Possession LEXINGTON, KY (STL.News) An Estill County man was convicted on Thursday, by a federal jury sitting in Lexington, of four counts of trafficking methamphetamine and a firearm offense. Following a three day trial before United States District...

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April 30, 2021

Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 24, 2021

Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 24, 2021 Collects More Than 11,000 Pounds of Prescription Drugs in Maryland Sites Around Maryland Collected and Safely Disposed of Unused and Unneeded Prescription Medications, Which Often Lead to Opioid Abuse Baltimore, MD (STL.News) Acting United States Attorney for the District of Maryland...

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April 29, 2021

Woonsocket: Kyle S. Minot Sentenced for Laundering

Woonsocket Man, Kyle S. Minot Sentenced for Laundering Proceeds in Transcontinental Drug Trafficking Operation PROVIDENCE (STL.News) A Woonsocket man with a lengthy Rhode Island state and federal criminal record and a history of violating conditions of his probation and supervised release was sentenced today to four years in federal prison...

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April 23, 2021

DEA Prepares For Prescription Drug Take Back Day

DEA Prepares For Prescription Drug Take Back Day KNOXVILLE, TE (STL.News) On Saturday, April 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will provide the public the opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription...

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April 22, 2021

Acting U.S. Attorney Encourages Idahoans to Participate

Acting U.S. Attorney Gonzalez Encourages Idahoans to Participate in DEA’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day This Saturday 38 Collection Sites Across Idaho Designated for Disposal of Prescription Drugs BOISE (STL.News) Acting U.S. Attorney Rafael M. Gonzalez, Jr. wants to ensure that Idahoans are aware how to rid their homes...

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April 22, 2021

20th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

EDVA Encourages Participation in the 20th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day ALEXANDRIA (STL.News) Acting U.S. Attorney Raj Parekh is encouraging community members in the Eastern District of Virginia to participate in DEA’s 20th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, to be held at participating locations on Saturday, April 24,...

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April 20, 2021

Two Plead Guilty to Federal Drug Charges

Two Plead Guilty to Federal Drug Charges HUNTINGTON, W.V (STL.News) Two defendants pleaded guilty to federal drug charges today before United States District Judge Robert C. Chambers. Travis Lee Cloninger, 30, of Huntington, pleaded guilty to an Information charging him with possession with intent to distribute 50 grams or more...

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