Category: Nevada District

Las Vegas Man Sentenced To Prison For Series Of Armed Robberies | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS – A Las Vegas man was sentenced yesterday to nine years in prison for his role in five armed robberies of cell phone stores. Rushard Burton (27) pleaded…

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California Man Indicted For Stealing Explosives | USAO-NV

RENO – A California man made his initial court appearance yesterday for allegedly stealing explosive materials from a mill in Hawthorne, Nevada. A federal grand jury returned an indictment charging…

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Las Vegas Man Sentenced To 29 Years In Prison For Series Of Armed Robberies | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS – A Las Vegas man who was convicted of committing four armed robberies — including two bank robberies and a robbery of the same Starbucks coffeehouse twice —…

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Defendant Sentenced To Life In Prison For Double Murder On Indian Reservation | USAO-NV

RENO, Nev. – A Fort McDermitt Shoshone Paiute Tribe member was sentenced today to a term of life in prison as to both counts to run consecutively to each other for…

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Arizona Man Sentenced To Over Eight Years In Prison For Sexually Assaulting A Woman On The Fort Mohave Indian Reservation | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS — An Arizona man who admitted to sexually assaulting a woman at a Laughlin resort and casino on the Fort Mohave Indian Reservation was sentenced today to eight…

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Las Vegas Man Sentenced To Prison For Driving Under The Influence Of Marijuana Resulting In The Death Of His Passenger | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS – A Las Vegas man who admitted to recklessly driving a vehicle with five times the legal limit of marijuana in his blood — resulting in the death…

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Las Vegas Man Sentenced To Over 15 Years In Prison For Child Sexual Exploitation And Possession Of Child Pornography | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS – A Las Vegas man who admitted to sexually exploiting a child and possessing child sexual abuse material was sentenced today to 15 years and 10 months in…

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Three Men Charged For COVID-19 Unemployment Insurance Benefits Fraud | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS – Three men made their initial appearances in federal court today for their alleged roles in a conspiracy to apply for and use Nevada and California unemployment insurance…

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Las Vegas Man Sentenced To Prison For Three Armed Robberies | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS – A Las Vegas man was sentenced today to 25 years and 9 months in prison for his role in a series of violent armed robberies in September…

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Department Of Justice Awards Additional $11.8 Million In Grants To Support Public Safety Efforts In Nevada | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS – Acting U.S. Attorney Christopher Chiou for the District of Nevada announced today that the Department of Justice has awarded an additional $11,884,392 in grant funding to support…

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