Category: South Carolina District

Columbia Man Sentenced to 18 months in Federal Prison for Gun Charge | USAO-SC

Columbia, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced that Willie Franklin Evans, 59, of Columbia, was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison, after earlier pleading…

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Georgia Genetic Testing Laboratory to Pay up to $200,000 to Resolve Anti-Kickback Statute Claims | USAO-SC

Columbia, South Carolina—- Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that his office has resolved claims that Alpha Genomix Laboratories, Inc. paid unlawful kickbacks to Aiken Counseling Group,…

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Latta Man Sentenced to 7 Years in Federal Prison for Role in Dollar Store Armed Robbery | USAO-SC

Florence, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that Che Quan Charon David Page, 26, of Latta, was sentenced to seven years in federal prison…

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Seven Defendants Arrested in Joint State/Federal Investigation into Myrtle Beach Drug Trafficking Conspiracy | USAO-SC

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett Dehart announced today that a joint team of dozens of federal, state, and local law enforcement officers, led by…

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Former TSA Official Sentenced to Federal Prison for Stealing from Federal Worker’s Compensation Program | USAO-SC

Florence, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney for the District of South Carolina M. Rhett DeHart announced today that Emmanuel Papas, 52, of Myrtle Beach, a former lead transportation…

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Aiken Man who Operated Drug Conspiracy from State Prison Sentenced to 32 Years in Federal Prison | USAO-SC

Columbia, South Carolina—- Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart stated today that Eddie Brockington, 31, of Aiken County, was sentenced to 32 years in federal prison for conspiracy to…

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Bluffton Man Sentenced to Over 20 Years in Federal Prison for Distribution of Heroin, Fentanyl | USAO-SC

Charleston, South Carolina —- Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that Edwin M. Jenkins, Jr., 33, of Bluffton, was sentenced to over twenty years in federal prison…

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Three Associated with Columbia Gangs, Including Local Gang Leader, Sentenced to a Total of 19 Years in Federal Prison | USAO-SC

Columbia, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that three defendants associated with violent Columbia street gangs – Daisean Montez Skeeters, 27, of Elgin; Trenton Jermaine…

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