Category: North Carolina – Eastern District

Convicted Murderer Jeffrey MacDonald’s Appeal Dismissed and Consecutive Life Sentences Remain Intact | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit issued an order on Thursday, September 16 dismissing an appeal filed by convicted murderer Jeffrey MacDonald.  As…

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Suspended Attorney Pleads Guilty to Visa Fraud | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – A Wilmington woman pled guilty yesterday to Fraud in Connection with Visas, Permits, and other Documents.  According to court documents and other information presented in court,…

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Armed Drug Trafficker Receives More Than 10 Years in Federal Prison | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – Markel Brown, 20, of Maple Hill North Carolina, was sentenced yesterday to 126 months in prison for 1) Conspiracy to Possess with intent to distribute and…

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Jones County Man Sentenced to More Than 9 Years for Shooting | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – A Jones County man was sentenced today to 115 months in prison for unlawful possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, which he used to assault…

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Shooting in Henderson Lands Man in Federal Prison for More Than 19 Years | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – A Henderson man was sentenced today to 235 months in prison for two counts of Felon in Possession of Ammunition.  On June 10, 2021, Caleb Malik Batchelor,…

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2020 Rioter Sentenced to Federal Prison on Charges of Destruction of Government Property and Illegal Firearm Possession | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – Alexander Charles Pridgen, of Greenville, North Carolina, was sentenced today to 15 months in federal prison, 2 years of supervised release (including three months of home…

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Rocky Mount Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Federal Firearms Violations | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – A Rocky Mount man was sentenced to 120 months in prison for stealing ammunition and firearms in Elm City, North Carolina. Cecil Terrance Reams, 48, entered his…

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Raleigh Investment Advisor’s 40 Year Sentence for Ponzi Scheme and Obstruction Affirmed on Appeal | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – Stephen Condon Peters, a former Raleigh investment advisor and owner of Visionquest Wealth Management, lost his appeal today in a per curiam opinion issued by the United…

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Garner Man Sentenced to 156 Months for Human Trafficking | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – Antoine Lamar Wallace, of Garner, was sentenced today to 156 months in prison for sex trafficking of a minor and aiding and abetting. According to court records…

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Former Army Captain Pleads Guilty to Conflict Charge for Assisting His Wife’s Businesses with Army Contracts | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – A former Army Captain, previously stationed at Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, and his wife’s company, White Board Solutions, pled guilty to federal charges today before United States…

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