Category: Arizona District

South Carolina Man Charged in Connection with Transporting Minor to Engage in Criminal Sexual Activity | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Last week, a federal grand jury in Tucson returned a two-count indictment against Timothy Mikell Schultheis, aka Jackson Oden, 24, of South Carolina, charging Transportation of a…

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Phoenix Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Series of Armed Robberies | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Jonathan Bastida-Delgado, 28, of Phoenix, Arizona, was sentenced last week by U.S. District Judge Dominic W. Lanza to 120 months in prison, followed by three years of…

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California Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Assault | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Jesse Michael James, 40, of Santa Maria, California, was sentenced on Monday by U.S. District Judge Michael T. Liburdi to 37 months in prison, followed by three…

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Phoenix Man Sentenced to Prison for Threatening Arizona Justice of the Peace on Facebook | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Harry Alexander Knight, 54, of Phoenix, was sentenced today by U.S. District Judge Michael T. Liburdi to 37 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised…

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Violent Offenders Sentenced in April for Crimes In and Around Tuba City | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Several violent offenders, all enrolled members of the Navajo Nation Tribe, were sentenced to prison in April for crimes they committed in and around Tuba City, Arizona. …

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Former Insurance Agent Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Client of More Than a Million Dollars | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Koreasa M. Williams, 49, of Tucson, Arizona, pleaded guilty last week to defrauding an elderly annuity client of more than $1,300,000. Williams, formerly licensed in Arizona to…

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Ohio Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Production of Child Pornography | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Dennis Gilman, 43, of Madison, Ohio, was sentenced this week by U.S. District Judge James A. Soto to 15 years in prison. Gilman previously pleaded guilty to Production…

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Phoenix Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Smuggling Firearms and Drug Trafficking | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Pedro Adan Sevilla, 25, of Phoenix, Arizona, was sentenced on Monday by U.S. District Judge Scott H. Rash to 12 years in prison for his role in…

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Arizona Man Found Guilty of Bulk Cash Smuggling | USAO-AZ

TUCSON, Ariz. – Yesterday, a federal jury in Tucson found Charles Robert Wright, 61, guilty of attempting to smuggle $204,080 in U.S. currency into Mexico. Sentencing is set for July…

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Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced to 39 Months for Failing to Register and Violating Supervised Release | USAO-AZ

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Clifton Yazzie, 38, of Fort Defiance, Arizona, was sentenced on Monday by U.S. District Chief Judge G. Murray Snow to 30 months in prison for failing to…

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