Month: May 2020

Piggly Wiggly In Lafayette, Tennessee Settles Americans With Disabilities Act Complaint | USAO-MDTN

NASHVILLE, Tenn –May 28, 2020 – A Piggly Wiggly grocery store in Lafayette, Tennessee and its proprietor have agreed to adopt written non-discrimination policies and to pay a monetary amount…

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Barbour County Man Sentenced to 63 Months in Prison Following Federal Firearm and Explosive Device Convictions | USAO-MDAL

            Montgomery, Alabama – On Wednesday, May 27, 2020, Bobby Wayne Williams, a 45-year-old resident of Clio, Alabama, was sentenced to 63 months in prison after pleading guilty to being…

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Former Macomb County Commissioner Of Public Works Anthony Marrocco Indicted For Extortion | USAO-EDMI

An Indictment unsealed today charges former Macomb County Department of Public Works (DPW) Commissioner Anthony Marrocco, 71, of Ray Township, Michigan, with conspiracy to commit extortion in a scheme spanning…

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Shelby County Police Agencies recently received COVID-19 funding from the Department of Justice | USAO-SDIN

Indianapolis – U.S. Attorney Josh J. Minkler announced today that Shelby County Sheriff’s Department received $58,008, and Shelbyville Police Department received $66,830 in Department of Justice grants to respond to…

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United States Attorney’s Office Announces Charges in Fraud Cases Related to COVID-19 | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – The United States Attorney’s Office unsealed three criminal complaints filed in Federal District Court charging multiple individuals with health care fraud associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.  “Now…

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Nashville Man Facing Federal Firearms Charge In Elaborate Detention Center Plot | USAO-MDTN

NASHVILLE, Tenn – May 26, 2020 – A Nashville man is facing a federal firearms charge after an elaborate scheme to hide caches of weapons inside the Davidson County Downtown…

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Third Man Arrested with Illegally Possessing Firearms in Hospital Ground Area of St. Thomas | USAO-VI

St. Thomas, USVI – United States Attorney Gretchen C.F. Shappert for the District of the Virgin Islands announced that fugitive Nijohntea Walker was arrested Friday afternoon by special agents with…

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State and Federal Officials Urge Mainers to Report Unemployment Fraud | USAO-ME

Portland, Maine: United States Attorney Halsey B. Frank, Maine Attorney General Aaron Frey and Maine Commissioner of Labor Laura Fortman warned that scammers are taking advantage of pandemic unemployment assistance…

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United States Attorney Drew Wrigley Seeks Reporting of Sexual Harassment in Housing | USAO-ND

BISMARCK – United States Attorney Drew Wrigley is asking anyone who has witnessed or experienced sexual harassment by a landlord, property manager, maintenance worker, or anyone with control over housing…

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