Category: Arkansas – Eastern District

DEA, IRS Dismantle Eastern Arkansas Methamphetamine and Money Laundering Organization | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—The final defendant in a multi-person indictment was sentenced to federal prison on Thursday, effectively bringing to a close the significant criminal activities of an eastern…

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Pope County White Supremacist Operative Convicted of Racketeering | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—A two-week federal jury trial has resulted in the conviction of the financial backer of a white supremacist gang for his involvement in a racketeering and…

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Maumelle Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Flight Attendant En Route to Little Rock | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK – A Maumelle man has pleaded guilty to assaulting a flight attendant. Leon Anderson, 40, entered his guilty plea Wednesday afternoon before United States District…

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Two Drug Dealers Convicted of Conspiring to Murder Federal Witness | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—After almost two weeks of trial, a federal jury has found two drug dealers guilty of their involvement in conspiracy that resulted in the murder of…

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Federal Inmate Sentenced to 5 Additional Years in Prison For Bribing Guard to Bring Drugs into Jail | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—A federal prison inmate has been sentenced to five more years in prison for his role in a drug conspiracy at the Dallas County jail. Tuesday…

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Little Rock Felon Who Possessed Firearm Sentenced to 17 1/2 Years in Federal Prison | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—Dominic Session, a multi-convicted felon, will spend the next 17½ years in federal prison for illegally possessing a firearm. Jonathan D. Ross, Acting United States Attorney…

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Memphis Medical Sales Rep Admits Misleading FBI | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—A Florida man pleaded guilty to misleading federal agents investigating his promotion of expensive compounded prescription drugs. Steve Hill, 57, of Port Orange, Florida (formerly of…

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Ninth Defendant Pleads Guilty in TRICARE Scheme | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—A ninth defendant has pleaded guilty in connection with a $12 million scheme to generate prescriptions for expensive compounded drugs paid for by TRICARE. Kenneth Myers…

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Three Federal Trials: Three Guilty Verdicts | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—The week of July 26, 2021, brought three guilty verdicts in separate federal trials. A combination of pandemic-related delays and a significant increase in caseload resulted…

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Federal Charges Brought in Fentanyl Cases | USAO-EDAR

      LITTLE ROCK—A federal grand jury has charged two Little Rock men with crimes involving fentanyl. Jemel Foster, 31, and Russell Stacks, 49, were indicted on July 6,…

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