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June 24, 2021

Chattanooga: Alan Deakins Indicted For Sexual Exploitation

Chattanooga Man, Mark Alan Deakins Indicted For Sexual Exploitation Of A Child CHATTANOOGA, TE (STL.News) On June 16, 2021, a federal grand jury in Knoxville returned a one count indictment against Mark Alan Deakins, 61, of Chattanooga, for the sexual exploitation of a child.  Deakins appeared in court June 22,...

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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 its Programs for Inmates with Mobility Disabilities (STL.News) The Justice Department today reached a settlement under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) with San Luis Obispo County, California, to ensure...

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June 24, 2021

Virginia: Sills Arrested for Assault on Law Enforcement

Virginia Man, Geoffrey Sills Arrested for Assault on Law Enforcement During Jan. 6 Capitol Breach Defendant Threw Objects at Police, Repeatedly Struck them with a Baton, and Posted Activity to Instagram (STL.News) A Virginia man was arrested Friday, June 18, for crimes related to the breach of the U.S. Capitol...

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June 24, 2021

Ocala: Glenn Edward Davis Pleads Guilty To Federal Firearm

Marion County Convicted Felon, Glenn Edward Davis Pleads Guilty To Federal Firearm And Drug Distribution Charges Ocala, FL (STL.News) Glenn Edward Davis, Jr. (35, Ocala) has pleaded guilty to two counts of possessing a firearm and ammunition as a convicted felon and two counts of possession with the intent to...

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June 24, 2021

Fentanyl Dealer Going To Prison For More Than 10 Years

Fentanyl Dealer Going To Prison For More Than 10 Years ROCHESTER, N.Y (STL.News) U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Devonnte White, 29, of Huntersville, North Carolina, who was convicted of possessing with intent to distribute 400 grams or more of fentanyl, was sentenced to serve 121 months...

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June 24, 2021

New Jersey: Roshiema James Admit Drug, Firearm Charges

Passaic County Residents, Roshiema James Admit Drug and Firearm Charges NEWARK, N.J (STL.News) Two Passaic County, New Jersey, residents admitted to possessing contraband within a Paterson, New Jersey, home, Acting U.S. Attorney Rachael A. Honig announced today. Roshiema James, 49, of Paterson, pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Stanley...

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June 24, 2021

Formation of Environmental Justice Team

Acting United States Attorney Jacquelyn M. Kasulis Announces Formation of Environmental Justice Team in the Office’s Civil Division The Team’s Focus Will Include Child Lead Exposure, Clean Air, and the Protection of Groundwater, Surface Waters and Wetlands Across New York City and Long Island (STL.News) Jacquelyn M. Kasulis, Acting United...

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June 24, 2021

Shawn Kostelny Charged With Child Pornography Possession

Blasdell Man, Shawn Kostelny Arrested After Investigators Recover Thousands Of Images And Videos Of Child Pornography BUFFALO, N.Y (STL.News) U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced today that Shawn Kostelny, 55, of Blasdell, NY, was arrested and charged by criminal complaint with receipt and possession of child pornography, which carry...

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June 24, 2021

Milwaukee: Calvin C. Freeman Guilty of Sex Trafficking

Federal Jury Finds Milwaukee Man, Calvin C. Freeman Guilty of Sex Trafficking (STL.News) Richard G. Frohling, Acting United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, announced that on June 22, 2021, Calvin C. Freeman, Jr., was convicted of sex trafficking and related offenses following a federal jury trial in Milwaukee. ...

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June 24, 2021

Three Texas Men Sentenced to Prison for Using Dating App

Three Texas Men Sentenced to Prison for Using Dating App to Target Gay Men for Violent Crimes (STL.News) Three Texas men were sentenced yesterday for violent crimes. Michael Atkinson, 28, Pablo Ceniceros-Deleon, 21, and Daryl Henry, 24, were sentenced to prison terms for their involvement in a scheme to target...

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June 24, 2021

Bridgeport: Davon Lott Sentenced for Trafficking Heroin

Bridgeport Man, Davon Lott Sentenced to 5 Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking Heroin (STL.News) Leonard C Boyle, Acting United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that DAVON LOTT, also known as “D,” 39, of Bridgeport, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Alvin W.  Thompson in Hartford...

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June 24, 2021

Kenneth Clark Pleads Guilty to Illegal Possession of Firearm

Kenneth Clark Pleads Guilty to Illegal Possession of Firearm and Narcotics Conspiracy Clark Linked to a Non-Fatal Overdose and Posed with Several Firearms on Social Media; When Stopped by Police Clark Attempted to Flee Baltimore, MD (STL.News) Kenneth Clark Jr., a/k/a “Man”, a/k/a “Play”, age 30, of Port Deposit, Maryland,...

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