Category: Mississippi – Southern District

Alabama Woman Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud | USAO-SDMS

Jackson, Miss. – Tanya Henry Shelby, 40, of Pelham, Alabama, pled guilty yesterday before U.S. District Judge Kristi H. Johnson to bank fraud, announced Acting United States Attorney Darren J….

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Meridian Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison Under Project EJECT for Armed Robberies of Convenience Stores | USAO-SDMS

Jackson, Miss. –  Roquandre Malik Jimison, 23, of Meridian, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Court Judge Henry T. Wingate to serve a total of 108 months in federal prison,…

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Former Casino Employee Pleads Guilty to Theft | USAO-SDMS

Jackson, Miss. – Reginal Brown, 36, a former employee of the Pearl River Resort – Silver Star Casino pled guilty today to a federal indictment charging him with theft by…

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Five Jackson Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Hobbs Act Robberies | USAO-SDMS

Jackson, Miss – Five Jackson men have been sentenced to federal prison by U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate for their roles in multiple Hobbs Act Robberies committed in the…

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Philadelphia Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of a Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Crime | USAO-SDMS

Jackson, Miss. – James Nelson Peeples, Jr., 35, of Philadelphia, Mississippi, pled guilty today before U.S. Chief District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III to possessing a firearm in furtherance of…

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Jackson Man Sentenced to Eight Years in Federal Prison for Narcotics Trafficking | USAO-SDMS

Jackson, Miss. – Gregory Wayne Haygood a/k/a “Big”, 48, of Jackson, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Judge Henry T. Wingate, to 97 months in federal prison, followed by five…

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McHenry Man Pleads Guilty to Transporting Child Pornography | USAO-SDMS

Gulfport, Miss. – Dexter Kimsey, 25, of McHenry, pled guilty yesterday before U.S. District Louis Guirola, Jr., to transporting images of minors engaging in sexually explicit conduct, announced Acting U.S….

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Guatemalan Man Convicted of Causing Misuse of a Social Security Number | USAO-SDMS

Hattiesburg, Miss. –  Angel Perez-Valezquez, a citizen of Guatemala, pled guilty today before U.S. District Judge Taylor B. McNeel to the crime of causing misuse of a social security number, announced…

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Jackson Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearms Crime | USAO-SDMS

Jackson, Miss. – Jarvis Kendal Haynes, 30, of Jackson, pled guilty today to an Indictment charging him with False Statement During Purchase of a Firearm, announced Acting United States Attorney…

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Gulfport Man Pleads Guilty under Project EJECT to Firearms Offense | USAO-SDMS

Gulfport, Mississippi – Charles Jerrell Brown, 41, of Gulfport, Mississippi, pleaded guilty today before Senior U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola to being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm,…

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