Category: North Carolina – Eastern District

Department of Justice Observes the 16th Annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – In recognition of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of North Carolina conducted a webinar training with nursing homes…

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Jacksonville Man Convicted of Drug and Firearms Offenses | USAO-EDNC

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. – A federal jury convicted a Jacksonville man yesterday on charges of distributing crack cocaine, possessing with intent to distribute cocaine and crack cocaine, and possession of…

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Jacksonville Man Sentenced to More Than 28 Years for Narcotics and Firearms Offenses | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – A Jacksonville man was sentenced today to 340 months in prison after a jury found him guilty in February of charges of conspiracy to distribute and…

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Gates County Felon Sentenced for Possessing Firearm Following Drug Investigation | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – Anthony Eugene Kee, of Hobbsville, Gates County, was sentenced today to 18 months in prison for possession of a firearm by a felon.  On March 4, 2021,…

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Wilmington Man Sentenced to 14 Years for Possession of Narcotics and Firearms | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – A Wilmington man was sentenced today to 168 months in prison for possession with intent to deliver crack cocaine and possession of a firearm by a felon. …

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Serial Child Molester Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Production of Child Pornography | USAO-EDNC

RALEIGH, N.C. – An Angier man was sentenced today to 360 months in prison for production of child pornography.  On April 26, 2020, Raul Ayala, Jr. pled guilty to the…

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Raleigh Man Sentenced for Child Pornography Offense Following Investigation of Disturbing Online Chats | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – Cameron Hayes of Raleigh, was sentenced today to 108 months in prison for receipt of child pornography.  On September 16, 2020, Hayes pled guilty to the…

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Wilmington Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Gun Offense | USAO-EDNC

WILMINGTON, N.C. – A Wilmington man was sentenced today to 120 months in prison, and 3 years of supervised release for possessing a firearm while being a prohibited person and…

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Robeson County Cocaine Distributor Sentenced to More Than 17 Years Imprisonment | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – A Pembroke man was sentenced today to 210 months in prison for cocaine distribution. According to court documents and other information presented in court, an investigation…

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Former Ft. Bragg Employee Sentenced for Conspiracy and Theft of Government Property | USAO-EDNC

NEW BERN, N.C. – A man was sentenced today to 17 months in prison for conspiracy to steal government property and stealing government property.  On September 14, 2020, Morris Cooper…

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