Category: North Carolina – Eastern District

Violent Bloods Gang Drug Dealer and Weapons Trafficker Sentenced to 50 Years in Federal Prison | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – Jimmy McKoy Rouse, 26, of Sampson County, was sentenced last week to 50 years in federal prison for running an armed drug trafficking operation from multiple locations…

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Media Advisory – Press Conference Announcement | USAO-EDNC

CLINTON, N.C. – United States Attorney Michael Easley, along with representatives from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), and the Sampson County Sheriff’s Office will hold a…

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Tarboro Man Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Prison for Firearm Offense | USAO-EDNC

WILMINGTON, N.C. – A Tarboro man was sentenced today to 90 months in prison for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. On April 21, 2022, Marquavis Keyon Jones…

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New Jersey Woman Sentenced to More than Seven Years in Prison for Role in Drug Organization | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – A New Jersey woman who was caught transporting more than a kilogram of a heroin-fentanyl mixture was sentenced today to 90 months in prison for her role…

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Bronx, NY Woman Convicted in Marriage Fraud Scheme | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – This past Friday, a federal jury convicted 43-year-old Barbara Oppong of Bronx, New York on charges of naturalization fraud, conspiracy to commit marriage fraud and theft…

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Six-Time Felon Sentenced to More Than 6 Years in Prison for Cocaine and Gun Possession | USAO-EDNC

WILMINGTON, N.C. – A Sumter, South Carolina man was sentenced today to 77 months in prison for possession with intent to distribute cocaine and possession of a firearm by a…

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Armed Drug Trafficker Sentenced to 15 Years | USAO-EDNC

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – Adrian Lamont Dixon of Aurora was sentenced to 180 months imprisonment for Possession and Carrying a Firearm in relation to a Drug Trafficking Crime.  On February…

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Morrisville Man Sentenced to 150 Months in Prison and 20 Years Supervised Release for Posting Child Pornography on Dark Web Chat Room | USAO-EDNC

WILMINGTON, N.C. – Eric Werner Johansson, 59, a Morrisville resident was sentenced today to 150 months in prison and 20 years of supervised release for sharing child pornography on dark…

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Brunswick County Heroin and Fentanyl Dealer Sentenced to 25 Years After Conviction in Federal Jury Trial | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – A Leland man was sentenced today to 300 months in prison for conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute one kilogram or more of…

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Armed Wilmington Meth Dealer Receives 113 Months in Federal Prison | USAO-EDNC

WILMINGTON, N.C. – Terrance Fred Tracy, Jr, 36, of Wilmington was sentenced today to 113 months in prison for trafficking methamphetamine and possessing a firearm as a felon. On March…

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