Category: Arizona District

Safford Felon Sentenced to 48 Months for Smuggling Illegal Aliens and Possession of Firearms and Ammunition | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Last week, Jordon Mark Skinner, 29, of Safford, Arizona, was sentenced by United States District Judge Scott H. Rash to 48 months in prison, followed by 36…

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Convicted Felon Sentenced to 66 Months for Smuggling Ammunition | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Luis Carlos Eriksen, 56, of Nogales, Arizona, was sentenced August 3, 2022, by United States District Judge James A. Soto to 66 months in prison for Smuggling…

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Pinon Man Arrested for Alleged Murder of Missing Navajo Woman and Acts of Domestic Violence | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. –Yesterday, Tre C. James, 30, of Pinon, Arizona, was arrested for first-degree murder and several acts of domestic violence. James had his initial appearance yesterday before United States…

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Young Driver and Teenage Guide Plead Guilty After Rollover Accident Resulted in the Death of a Passenger | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Last week, Matthew Dylan Ramirez, 20, of Tempe, Arizona, and Jesus Madrid-Varela, 19, of Mexico, both pleaded guilty to Conspiracy and Transportation of Illegal Aliens for Profit…

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Douglas Man Sentenced to 70 Months for Liquid Methamphetamine Trafficking | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – On Monday, Rey Moreno-Vasquez, 52, of Douglas, Arizona, was sentenced by United States District Judge Cindy K. Jorgenson to 70 months in prison, followed by 36 months…

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Guatemalan National Indicted for Assaulting a Border Patrol Agent | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Last week, a federal grand jury returned an indictment against Jorge Oliverio Moran-Can, 42, of Guatemala, charging him with Assault on a Federal Officer Resulting in Bodily…

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United States Attorney’s Office Releases Second Quarter Immigration Enforcement Statistics for 2022 | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Today, the United States Attorney’s Office announced its immigration enforcement statistics for April 2022 to June 2022. These cases are prosecuted in partnership with the Tucson and Yuma…

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Mexican National Sentenced to Over 34 Years for Producing Child Pornography and Cyberstalking | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz.- On Tuesday, Ruben Oswaldo Yeverino Rosales, 27, of Mexico, was sentenced by United States District Judge Steven P. Logan to 413 months in prison, followed by lifetime supervised…

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Massachusetts Man Arrested for Making Bomb Threat to Arizona State Election Official | USAO-AZ

A Massachusetts man was arrested today in Falmouth, Massachusetts for allegedly sending a communication containing a bomb threat to an election official in the Arizona Secretary of State’s Office. James…

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U.S. Attorney Gary Restaino Appoints Election Officer for the District of Arizona | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – United States Attorney Gary Restaino announced today that Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) Sean Lokey will lead the efforts of his Office in connection with the upcoming…

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