Category: Louisiana – Eastern District

St. John The Baptist Resident Charged with Failure to Report International Travel as a Sex Offender | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that GENE MURRAY, age 49, was charged on Thursday, June 23, 2022, by grand jury indictment with one count of failure…

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Former Postal Employee Charged With Embezzling The Mail | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that PATRICK EZELL WILSON, age 51, of Bogalusa, Louisiana was charged on June 21, 2022 with embezzling the mail in a…

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New Orleans Man Charged for Forged Check Scam and Theft of Mail | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LA – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that GREGORY JOSEPH HERNANDEZ, age 67, of New Orleans, Louisiana, was indicted on June 10, 2022 for one count of…

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New Orleans Man Pleads Guilty to Violating the Federal Controlled Substances Act | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – JARRIN GAYDEN, age 34,  a resident of New Orleans, Louisiana, pled guilty on June 16, 2022 before U.S. District Judge Eldon E. Fallon to a one-count…

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California Woman Sentenced to Five Years Imprisonment for Mailing Methamphetamine to Louisiana | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS – U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that RACHEL CESARIO, age 43, of Riverside, California, was sentenced to five (5) years imprisonment on June 16, 2022 for using…

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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company Fined $1 Million For Causing Oil Spill | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that GREAT LAKES DREDGE & DOCK COMPANY, LLC (“GREAT LAKES”), a Texas company, was sentenced on June 14, 2022 for…

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Bogalusa Rapper Sentenced After Pleading Guilty to Violating the Federal Gun Control Act | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – JAVORIOUS SCOTT, aka JAYDAYOUNGAN, age 24, a Bogalusa resident and rapper was sentenced by United States District Judge Sarah S. Vance to a sentence of time…

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Jefferson Parish Felon Pleads Guilty as Charged to Federal Drug Trafficking and Firearms Offenses | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LA – United States Attorney Duane A. Evans announced today that JOSEPH WOODS, age 31, of Metairie, Louisiana, pleaded guilty as charged to a three-count indictment. Count 1…

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Man Sentenced for Attempted Robbery of an ATM | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA – BRISHUN GARY, age 20, a resident of New Orleans, Louisiana, was sentenced by the Honorable Susie Morgan, announced U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans. GARY was sentenced…

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EDLA Observes World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) 2022 | USAO-EDLA

NEW ORLEANS – Today, U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans along with the Department of Justice (DOJ) reasserts the mission of DOJ’s Elder Justice Initiative to combat elder abuse and financial…

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