Category: Tennessee – Western District

Tennessee Physician Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Hydrocodone Distribution Resulting in Death | USAO-WDTN

Memphis, TN – A Tennessee physician was sentenced today in the Western District of Tennessee to 20 years in prison for his unlawful prescribing of opioids that caused the death…

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DEA and Partners hold National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on October 23rd | USAO-WDTN

Memphis, TN – Acting United States Attorney Joseph C. Murphy, Jr., joins the Drug Enforcement Administration in announcing that on October 23rd, DEA will hold its 20th National Prescription Drug…

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Felon Receives 57-Month Sentence for Firearm Possession | USAO-WDTN

Memphis, TN – Deeric Walton, 25, has been sentenced to 57 months in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Acting U.S. Attorney Joseph C. Murphy…

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Bank Robbers Who Tracked and Kidnapped Bank Employees Sentenced in Federal Court | USAO-WDTN

Memphis, TN – After a four-day federal jury trial in June 2021, Antonio Johnson 44, Travis Jackson 37, and Shalundra Johnson, 39 were found guilty of kidnapping and multiple bank…

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20-Year-Old Sentenced to Federal Prison for Armed Carjacking Crime | USAO-WDTN

Memphis, TN – Carlos Jones, 20, has been sentenced to 90 months in federal prison for his role in a carjacking, committing the carjacking and brandishing a firearm during a…

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Felon Pleads Guilty to Being a Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm | USAO-WDTN

Memphis, TN – Kelvin Seymour, 36, has pleaded guilty to possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. Acting U.S. Attorney Joseph C. Murphy Jr., announced the guilty plea today. According…

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Federal Inmate Sentenced for Additional Offenses of Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Possession of Contraband in Prison | USAO-WDTN

Memphis, TN – Israel Urbina, 26, a convicted felon, has been sentenced to 51 months in federal prison for assault with a deadly weapon and possession of a contraband. Acting…

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Convicted Felon Sentenced to Federal Prison for Possession with the Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine | USAO-WDTN

Jackson, TN – Dustin Via, 42, of Medina, Tennessee has been sentenced to 92 months in federal prison for possession with the intent to distribute over 5 grams of actual…

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Federal Jury Convicts Ripley Felon for Illegally Possessing Firearm and Ammunition | USAO-WDTN

  Memphis, TN – Michael Shane Rogers, 37, of Ripley has been found guilty of illegally possessing a firearm and ammunition. Acting U.S. Attorney Joseph C. Murphy Jr., announced the…

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