Category: South Carolina District

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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South Carolina Medical Provider Pleads Guilty to Federal Health Care Fraud | USAO-SC

Columbia, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that Joseph Benjamin Barton, 47, of Mount Pleasant, the owner and operator of Midlands Physical Medicine LLC…

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13 Charged with Federal Drug Conspiracy and Firearms Charges in Operation Cash Out | USAO-SC

Charleston, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that a joint team of more than 200 federal, state, and local law enforcement officers arrested nine individuals…

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Utah Real Estate Developer Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud and Tax Fraud involving Daufuskie Island Resort | USAO-SC

Charleston, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney Rhett DeHart announced today that James Thomas Bramlette, 42, of Salt Lake City, Utah, pled guilty to Wire Fraud and Tax Fraud…

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Issues Statement Following the Court of Appeals Decision to Uphold Dylan Roof Verdict | USAO-SC

Columbia, South Carolina—- Following the decision by the United States Court of Appeals to uphold the conviction of Dylan Roof – the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of…

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Charleston Rioter Who Livestreamed Looting and Firing Gun Sentenced to 24 Months in Federal Prison | USAO-SC

Charleston, South Carolina — Acting United States Attorney M. Rhett DeHart announced today that Orlando Shalrocko King, 32, of North Charleston, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison after…

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