Category: Mississippi – Northern District

Starkville Physician Sentenced for Receipt and Distribution of Misbranded Drugs | USAO-NDMS

Oxford, Miss. – A Starkville physician was sentenced today to three years of probation for receiving misbranded drugs in interstate commerce and distributing them with the intent to defraud his…

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Starkville Man Charged with more than $6 million in COVID-Relief Fraud, False Statements and Money Laundering | USAO-NDMS

STARKVILLE, Miss. – A Starkville man was arrested Thursday by FBI Special Agents after being indicted by a federal grand jury on criminal charges related to his alleged fraud scheme…

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Acting U.S. Attorney Clay Joyner Recognizes Police Week | USAO-NDMS

Oxford, Miss.— In honor of National Police Week, Acting U.S. Attorney Clay Joyner recognizes the service and sacrifice of federal, state, local, and Tribal law enforcement. This year, the week…

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Indianola Man Sentenced to Prison for 10 years On Federal Firearms Violations | USAO-NDMS

Greenville, Miss. – An Indianola man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for burglary of a Federal Firearms Licensee (FFL) and an unrelated charge of possession…

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US Attorney Lamar Resigns After Decades of Service | USAO-NDMS

OXFORD, Miss. – After nearly 30 years of service to the United States Department of Justice and the U.S. Attorney’s Office, William C. Lamar, U.S. Attorney for the Northern District…

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U.S. Attorneys in Mississippi Stand Ready to Protect Voting Rights on Election Day | USAO-NDMS

Jackson, Miss. – United States Attorneys Mike Hurst of the Southern District of Mississippi and William C. Lamar of the Northern District of Mississippi announced today that they have appointed…

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DOJ Charges More Than 14,200 Defendants With Firearms-Related Crimes In FY20 | USAO-NDMS

Oxford, MS – Today, the Department of Justice announced it has charged more than 14,200 defendants with firearms-related crimes during Fiscal Year (FY) 2020, despite the challenges of COVID 19…

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Florida Man Sentenced to Prison for Making Threats Against the American Family Association in Tupelo | USAO-NDMS

A Florida man has been sentenced to serve time in federal prison for making threats against individuals at the American Family Association in Tupelo, Mississippi. On Monday, July 20, 2020,…

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Arkansas Woman Held Without Bond After Being Charged With Aiding and Abetting the Attempted Murder of a Deputy US Marshal | USAO-NDMS

Oxford, Miss. – A United States Magistrate Judge has ordered that an Arkansas woman be held without bond following her arrest last Friday for aiding and abetting the attempted murder…

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