Month: September 2021

Republic Man Pleads Guilty to Meth Trafficking After High-Speed Chase | USAO-WDMO

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – A Republic, Missouri, man who led law enforcement officers on a high-speed chase pleaded guilty in federal court today to possessing methamphetamine to distribute. Heath E. Yarger,…

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Omaha Man Convicted of Impersonating a Federal Officer | USAO-NE

Acting United States Attorney Jan Sharp announced that Jeffrey Thomas Ostdiek, 56, of Omaha, Nebraska, was found guilty today following a three-day jury trial in federal court for four counts…

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Omaha Residents Charged with COVID Relief Fraud | USAO-NE

Acting United States Attorney Jan Sharp announced that an Indictment was unsealed today that charges Tamika R. Cross, age 42, Ronnie E. Cross, age 44, and Davida J. Anderson, age…

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Council Bluffs Man Sentenced for Methamphetamine | USAO-NE

Acting United States Attorney Jan Sharp announced that Joshua M. Chafa, 29, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, was sentenced on September 29, 2021, in federal court in Omaha, Nebraska, for possession…

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Columbus Woman Sentenced to 72 Months for Role in Murder-For-Hire Plot | USAO-WDWI

MADISON, WIS. – Timothy M. O’Shea, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced that Kelly Harper, 38, Columbus, Wisconsin was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge…

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Firestone Polymers Agrees to Settle Multiple Environmental Claims at its Louisiana Rubber Manufacturing Plant | USAO-WDLA

LAKE CHARLES, La.  – Acting United States Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced that Firestone Polymers LLC (Firestone) has agreed to resolve alleged violations of the Clean Air Act and…

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South Louisiana Man Sentenced for Enticement of a Minor Charge | USAO-WDLA

LAFAYETTE, La. – Alton Leonard Lowe, 33, of Eunice, Louisiana, was sentenced today by United States District Judge Robert R. Summerhays to 135 months (11 years, 3 months) in prison,…

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Former Long Beach Police Officer Arrested on Federal Indictment Alleging He Distributed and Possessed Child Pornography | USAO-CDCA

          LOS ANGELES – A former Long Beach Police officer has been arrested pursuant to a federal grand jury indictment alleging he possessed and distributed child pornography when he was…

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San Antonio Man Sentenced to 60 Years for Abusing Special Needs Children | USAO-WDTX

SAN ANTONIO – Today, 76-year-old Paul Charles Zappe III was sentenced to 60 years in prison for production of child pornography. According to court documents, the San Antonio resident created…

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Armed Fentanyl Dealer Sentenced To 12 Years In Federal Prison | USAO-MDFL

Tampa, Florida – U.S. District Judge Virginia Hernandez Covington has sentenced Johnny Ordaz (32, Bradenton) to 12 years in federal prison for possession of fentanyl with the intent to distribute,…

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