Category: Georgia – Southern District

One sentenced, other defendants admit guilt on separate federal charges | USAO-SDGA

SAVANNAH, GA:  One man has been sentenced in the Southern District of Georgia to federal prison and others have admitted guilt in U.S. District Court on separate charges involving drugs…

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Woman sentenced for embezzling more than half a million dollars from employer | USAO-SDGA

AUGUSTA, GA:  The former office manager for an Augusta medical practice has been sentenced after admitting she stole more than half a million dollars from the business. Shirley Ann Taylor,…

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Augusta woman sentenced, ordered to pay restitution for CARES Act fraud | USAO-SDGA

AUGUSTA, GA:  A woman who admitted to submitting loan applications containing knowingly false representations in an effort to secure COVID-19 relief loans has been sentenced in U.S. District Court and…

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Seven defendants indicted on charges including federal gun felonies | USAO-SDGA

SAVANNAH, GA:  Seven defendants face felony firearms charges after indictments by a U.S. District Court grand jury in the Southern District of Georgia.  The cases are being investigated in collaboration…

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Evans man sentenced to more than six years in federal prison for possession of child pornography | USAO-SDGA

AUGUSTA, GA:  An Evans man has been sentenced to federal prison after admitting to possession of child pornography. Oludare Oluwabusi, 44, of Evans, Ga., was sentenced to 78 months in…

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Drug trafficker who attempted to shoot investigators found guilty on all charges at trial | USAO-SDGA

BRUNSWICK, GA:  A Liberty County man whose gun malfunctioned when he attempted to shoot at investigators searching for drugs has been found guilty on all charges by a U.S. District…

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Fugitive from drug-trafficking investigation sentenced to federal prison after capture in Reno casino | USAO-SDGA

SAVANNAH, GA:  A California man who once operated a drug-trafficking ring in the Savannah area has been sentenced to federal prison after his capture in Nevada. Antonio Acosta, 45, of…

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Drug-trafficking pimp sentenced to more than three decades in prison in commercial sex conspiracy | USAO-SDGA

SAVANNAH, GA:  A Savannah man who operated an interstate commercial sex trafficking business and distributed drugs has been sentenced to more than three decades in federal prison. Anthony Wilson Jackson,…

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Convicted murderer, gang member who led drug trafficking organization from inside state prison is sentenced to federal term | USAO-SDGA

SAVANNAH, GA:  A former Savannah resident serving a life sentence in state prison for murder has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison for operating a drug trafficking organization…

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Italian company admits guilt in scheme to evade U.S. national security trade sanctions | USAO-SDGA

SAVANNAH, GA:  An Italian company has entered a guilty plea in a scheme to evade United States national security laws. GVA International Oil and Gas Services (GVA) pled guilty in…

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