Category: Louisiana – Eastern District

Lafayette Man Sentenced for Conspiring to Stage Automobile Accidents | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that RYAN WHEATEN (“WHEATEN”), age 54, of Lafayette, Louisiana, was sentenced on January 12, 2022 for Conspiracy to Commit…

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Drug Dealer Sentenced to Eighty-Seven (87) Months in Federal Prison | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – On January 11, 2022, United States District Judge Susie Morgan sentenced COREY DUNN, age 49, to eighty-seven (87) months in the Bureau of Prisons for conspiracy…

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Assumption Parish Man Charged with Bank Fraud | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that   RODNEY ROUSSELL (“ROUSSELL”), age 40, of Belle Rose, Louisiana, was charged on January 7, 2022 by a Bill…

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Harvey Woman Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Stage Automobile Accident in Order to Defraud Insurance and Trucking Companies | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced today that DONISESHA LEE (“DONISHA LEE”), age 30, of Harvey, Louisiana, entered a plea of guilty today to Conspiracy…

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New Orleans Man Sentenced to Forty-Eight (48) Months for Violating the Federal Gun Control Act | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – On January 11, 2022, United States District Judge Greg Guidry sentenced JOHNNY WOODEN, age 21, to forty-eight (48) months in the Bureau of Prisons for possession…

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Jefferson Parish Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty to Violations of The Controlled Substances Act | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced today that GREG TRAHAN, 46, from Jefferson Parish, pled guilty to conspiracy to distribute and possess with the intent to…

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Houma Man Indicted for Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – JARRETT SCURTO, age 34, a resident of Houma, Louisiana, was charged on January 7, 2022, in a one-count indictment by a Federal Grand Jury with possession…

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New Orleans City Judge Indicted for Filing False Returns | USAO-EDLA

WASHINGTON – A federal grand jury in New Orleans returned an indictment today charging a city court judge with filing false tax returns. According to the indictment, from 2013 to…

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Alleged Christmas Eve Bank Robber Arrested | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS – A man was arrested today in connection with the Christmas Eve armed bank robbery of a Capital One Bank. Devin Chaney was arrested today and charged by…

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