Category: Pennsylvania – Eastern District

Philadelphia Police Officer Arrested for Child Pornography Offenses | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that William Watts, Sr., 55, of Philadelphia, PA, was arrested and charged by Criminal Complaint for transportation and possession of…

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Berks County Man Sentenced to Five Years for 2019 Lancaster-Area Armed Bank Robbery | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Richard Garland Jones, 24, of Reading, PA, was sentenced to five years in prison, five years of supervised release…

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Three Philadelphia Men Sentenced to 9+ Years Each for Armed Robbery of a Ridge Avenue Pharmacy | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Scott Brooks, 40; Jeffrey McDonald, 22; and Jesse Brintley, 28; all of Philadelphia, PA, were sentenced by United States…

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Allentown Man Pleads Guilty to Importing Illegal Controlled Substances from China and Fraudulently Selling them as “Dietary Supplements” | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Leandro Rodriguez, 45, of Allentown, PA, entered a plea of guilty before United States District Court Judge Edward G….

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U.S. Attorney Announces Four Additional Enforcement Actions as Part of Data-Driven National Effort to Combat P-Stim Fraud Scheme and Recover Millions | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced three settlements and the filing of a complaint under the False Claims Act in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. These…

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Department of Justice Names Philadelphia as One of Ten New Public Safety Partnership Sites | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams, City of Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, and Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw announced that the City of Philadelphia was designated by…

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Chestnut Hill Private School Teacher Ordered Detained Before Trial After Arrest on Child Pornography Charges | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Andrew Wolf, 41, of Philadelphia, PA, and a teacher at Springside Chestnut Hill Academy in Philadelphia, was ordered detained…

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Final Defendant Convicted at Trial in “Original Block Hustlaz” Drug Trafficking Case Sentenced to Over 16 Years in Prison | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Hans Gadson, 35, of Philadelphia, PA, was sentenced to sixteen years and four months in prison, and five years…

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Bucks County Man Convicted at Trial of Attempting to Meet an 11-Year-Old for Sex and Related Charges | USAO-EDPA

PHILADELPHIA – Acting United States Attorney Jennifer Arbittier Williams announced that Kyle Paine, 27, of Langhorne, PA, was convicted by a federal jury at trial of multiple child exploitation offenses…

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