Category: Pennsylvania – Eastern District

North Carolina Man Sentenced to 6 ½ Years for Gunpoint Robbery of Puppies from Lancaster County Breeder | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Christopher Lamont Stimpson, Jr., 24, of Greensboro, North Carolina, was sentenced to six years and six months in prison, three…

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Michigan Man Sentenced to 25 Years After Pleading Guilty to Fourteen Counts of Child Exploitation | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Mark Allen Hillis, 58, of Southgate, Michigan, was sentenced to 25 years in prison to be followed by lifetime supervised…

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Philadelphia Man Sentenced to 45 Years for Years-Long Sexual Abuse of Eight-Year-Old Victim, Including Manufacturing Pornography | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Herbert Smith, 33, of Philadelphia, PA, was sentenced to 45 years in prison and lifetime supervised release by United States…

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Third Philadelphia Man Sentenced to 12 Years for 2018 South Philadelphia Home Invasion Robbery and Assault of Owners’ Teenage Daughter | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Khairyi Burgess, 23, of Philadelphia, PA, was sentenced to 12 years in prison, five years of supervised release, and ordered…

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West Chester Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty to Purchasing Hundreds of Deadly Fentanyl Pills Disguised as Oxycodone | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Ryan Menkins, 37, of Malvern, PA, pleaded guilty before United States District Judge H. Slomsky, for his role in distributing…

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Levittown Physician Agrees to Pay Nearly $490,000 to Resolve Controlled Substances Act Violations | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Kenneth Fox, D.O., has agreed to pay $489,025 to resolve allegations that he violated the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) by…

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Lehigh Valley Psychiatrist Charged With Stealing From Medicare Through Improper Billing Scheme | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Muhamad Aly Rifai, 49, of Easton, PA, was charged by Indictment with four counts of healthcare fraud stemming from his…

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Main Line Accountant Sentenced to More than Three Years for Tax Evasion | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Michael Goldner, 52, of Paoli, PA, was sentenced to 40 months in prison and three years of supervised release by…

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Philadelphia Man Indicted for Stalking and Nearly Blinding Ex-Girlfriend in Broad Daylight Attack | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced that Victor Ortiz, 45, of Philadelphia, PA, was arrested and charged by Indictment for stalking and assaulting a woman with whom…

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U.S. Attorney Romero Announces District Election Officer for Eastern District of Pennsylvania Ahead of 2022 General Election | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – United States Attorney Jacqueline C. Romero announced today that Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) Eric Gibson will lead the efforts of the Office in connection with the Justice Department’s…

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