Category: Texas – Western District

Austin Man Pleads Guilty to Attempted Robbery and Shooting Convenience Store Employee | USAO-WDTX

AUSTIN – An Austin man pleaded guilty today to participating in the robbery of a gas station convenience store, which resulted in the shooting of an employee of the business….

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Eagle Pass Man Sentenced in Fatal Human Smuggling Attempt | USAO-WDTX

DEL RIO – An Eagle Pass man was sentenced to 360 months in prison today for transporting undocumented noncitizens that resulted in five deaths.  According to court documents, Jorge Luis…

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Federal Jury Finds Cedar Park Man Guilty After Attempting to Make a Molotov Cocktail | USAO-WDTX

AUSTIN – Today a federal jury convicted a Cedar Park man after he tried to make a Molotov cocktail during an evening protest in Austin on May 30, 2020. According…

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Fort Worth Woman Sentenced to over 21 Years for Importing Meth | USAO-WDTX

DEL RIO – A Fort Worth woman was sentenced today to 262 months in prison for her part in a conspiracy to import methamphetamine. According to court documents, Maria Tello,…

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San Antonio Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Felon in Possession of a Firearm | USAO-WDTX

DEL RIO – A San Antonio man was sentenced this week to 15 years in prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm. According to court documents, Julio…

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Three iCore Global LLC Executives Charged with Fraud | USAO-WDTX

SAN ANTONIO – A federal grand jury in San Antonio returned an indictment yesterday charging three executives of iCore Global LLC (“iCore”) with fraud. According to court documents, Samantha L….

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Quemado Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Harboring and Causing Serious Bodily Injury to an Illegal Alien | USAO-WDTX

DEL RIO – A Quemado man was sentenced last week to 235 months in prison for harboring and causing serious bodily injury to an illegal alien. According to court records,…

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San Antonio Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Covid Hoax | USAO-WDTX

SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio man was sentenced today to 15 months in prison for perpetrating a hoax related to COVID-19 in April 2020. According to court records, a…

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Former Mexican Soldier Sentenced for Transporting Illegal Aliens | USAO-WDTX

ALPINE – A Mexican national was sentenced this week to 115 months in federal prison for illegally re-entering the U.S. and to 60 months for transporting illegal aliens in the U.S. According to court documents, Juan Luis Mendoza-Iturralde, 39,…

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Boerne Man Sentenced for Ponzi Scheme with over $7.4 M in Losses | USAO-WDTX

SAN ANTONIO – A Boerne man was sentenced yesterday to 135 months in prison and ordered to pay $7,424,927.10 in restitution for running a Ponzi scheme. According to court documents,…

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