Category: Minnesota District

Minneapolis Felon Sentenced to 70 Months in Prison for Illegal Possession of a Firearm | USAO-MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Minneapolis man was sentenced today to 70 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for possessing a firearm as a felon. According…

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Minneapolis Felon Sentenced to 42 Months in Prison for his Role in Gas Station Shooting | USAO-MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Minneapolis man was sentenced today to 42 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for possessing ammunition as a felon during a…

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Pequot Lakes Felon Pleads Guilty to Illegal Possession of Multiple Firearms, Ammunition, Methamphetamine on Eve of Trial | USAO-MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Pequot Lakes felon has pleaded guilty to illegally possessing firearms, ammunition, and over 400 grams of methamphetamine, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Charles J. Kovats. According…

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Becker Farmer Sentenced for $1.4 Million USDA Farm Loan Fraud | USAO-MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Becker man was sentenced to pay $1,403,578.40 in restitution, serve three years’ probation, and 150 hours of community service for converting collateral that secured loans…

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Chisago County Felon Sentenced to 175 Months in Prison for Illegal Possession of a Firearm, Methamphetamine Trafficking | USAO-MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Chisago County man was sentenced today to 175 months in prison followed by five years of supervised release for unlawfully possessing a firearm as a…

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Texas Doctor Sentenced to Prison for Tax Evasion | USAO-MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Texas doctor was sentenced to two years in prison and ordered to pay $857,127.24 in restitution for failing to pay income taxes for 10 years….

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Chinese National Arrested and Charged with Cyberstalking | USAO-MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A federal criminal complaint has been filed against a Chinese national living in Los Angeles for harassing and cyberstalking a Minnesota college student, announced Acting United…

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Eden Prairie Man Charged with Covid Relief Fraud, Money Laundering | USAO-MN

MINNEAPOLIS – An Eden Prairie man has been arrested and charged for fraudulently applying for more than $2.1 million in COVID-19 relief funds, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Charles J. Kovats….

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Ham Lake Felon Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Distribution, Firearms Violations | USAO-MN

ST. PAUL, Minn. – A Ham Lake man pleaded guilty to illegally possessing multiple firearms and possession with intent to distribute cocaine, announced Acting U.S. Attorney Charles J. Kovats. According…

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Charles J. Kovats Named Acting United States Attorney for the District of Minnesota | USAO-MN

MINNEAPOLIS – Charles J. Kovats has been named as the Acting United States Attorney for the District of Minnesota following the departure of former Acting United States Attorney W. Anders…

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