Category: Arizona District

Phoenix Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Planning to Release Stolen Radiological Materials in Scottsdale and Payson | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Jared Trent Atkins, 27, of Phoenix, Arizona, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge John J. Tuchi to 15 years in prison, followed by twelve years of…

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Tucson Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Possessing Illegal Weapons | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. –  Last week, U.S. District Court Judge Jennifer G. Zipps sentenced Raymundo Lopez Casillas, III, 20, of Tucson, to 60 months in prison for unlawful possession of three…

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Tohono O’odham Man Sentenced to 24 Months in Prison for Assault with Knife | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – On Tuesday, James Seota-Felix, 41, of Sells, Arizona, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Jennifer G. Zipps to 24 months in prison, followed by three years of…

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Supai Man Sentenced to 28 Months for Assault | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Last week, Elias Eddie Quade Chavez, 19, of Supai, Arizona, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge John J. Tuchi to 28 months in prison, followed by three…

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United States Attorney’s Office District of Arizona January 2021 Immigration and Border Crimes Report | USAO-AZ

I.  Illegal Reentry After Deportation (8 U.S.C. 1326) 177 individuals were charged in January with illegal reentry A.  135 of those 177 individuals had previously been convicted of non-immigration criminal…

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U.S. Attorney Michael Bailey Announces Resignation | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – U.S. Attorney Michael Bailey announced his resignation as the chief federal law enforcement officer in Arizona, effective at 11:59 p.m. on February 28, 2021. “It has been…

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Chandler Man Sentenced to Over 6 Years for Sexual Abuse of a Minor | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – On Tuesday, Joshua James Terry, 27, of Chandler, Arizona, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Dominic W. Lanza to 78 months in prison, followed by lifetime supervised…

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Tohono O’odham Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Sexual Abuses | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – On Tuesday, Isaiah Joseph Rios, 22, of Sells, Arizona, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Jennifer G. Zipps to concurrent terms of 121 months and 120 months…

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Tucson Man Sentenced to Ten Years for Possession of Ammunition by a Convicted Felon | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Yesterday, Tacal Charles Hart, 35, of Tucson, Arizona, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Scott H. Rash to ten years in prison for possession of ammunition…

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Sells Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Kidnapping, Assault, and Firearms Offenses | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Yesterday, Daniel Escalante, 43, of Tucson, Arizona was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Rosemary Marquez to 15 years in prison. Escalante previously pleaded guilty on August 28,…

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