Category: South Carolina District

Leader of Drug Conspiracy Sentenced to 27 Years in Federal Prison | USAO-SC

Charleston, South Carolina — Acting U.S. Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that Lamar Louis Johnson, a/k/a “McJag,” 39, of Mount Pleasant, was sentenced to 27 years in federal prison…

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Gang Member Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearm Charges | USAO-SC

Columbia, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart, announced today that Dashawn Terrell Swygert, age 27, of Columbia, pleaded guilty in federal court to two counts of…

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Announces More Than $3.5 Million in Justice Department Grants to Fight Crime in South Carolina | USAO-SC

Charleston, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today awards of more than $3.5 million in Department of Justice grants to fight crime in the District…

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Orangeburg Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearm Charge | USAO-SC

Columbia, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that Abrian Dayquan Sabb, 26, of Orangeburg, pleaded guilty in federal court to aiding and abetting the…

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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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