Category: Utah District

Final Defendant Pleads Guilty to Federal Charges Related to May 2020 Civil Unrest in Salt Lake City | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY – Christopher Isidro Rojas, 29, of Salt Lake City, pleaded guilty to one felony count of civil disorder, charged in a felony information, for his role in…

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Patton Sentenced to 24 Months in Federal Prison for Role in May 2020 Salt Lake City Civil Unrest | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY – Jackson Stuart Tamowski Patton, 27, of Salt Lake City, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison for his role in the burning of a Salt…

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Salt Lake City Man Sentenced for Distribution of Alpha-PHP Across Wasatch Front | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY – Brent Orton, 63, of Salt Lake City, has been sentenced to 51 months in federal prison for possessing the Schedule 1 narcotic Alpha Pyrrolidinohexanophenone, commonly known…

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Eleven Indicted for Distribution of Heroin Across Wasatch Front | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY – Eleven members of a Wasatch Front heroin distribution ring face federal charges for distributing heroin in Utah and Idaho in an indictment unsealed Monday in federal…

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Tooele Veterinarian Ordered to Pay $78,455 and Limit Prescribing for Failing to Properly Track and Control Opioids | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY – Dr. Joe Roundy, a licensed veterinarian and the owner of the Tooele Veterinary Clinic in Tooele, Utah, has been ordered to pay the United States $78,455…

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Federal Jury Finds Former Nurse Guilty of Fraudulently Obtaining and Tampering with Opioid Pain Killer | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY- Nathan Pehrson, 41, of Sandy, was convicted by a federal jury in the District of Utah of three counts related to fraudulently obtaining and tampering with the…

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Aaron Shamo’s Co-Defendants Sentenced In Dark Web Narcotics Distribution Case | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY – All eight of the co-defendants in the case against Aaron Michael Shamo have been sentenced after a series of sentencing hearings took place this week in…

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Two Sentenced For PPP Loan Application Fraud Involving Trucking Company | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY – Hubert Ivan Ugarte 52, of Draper, and Lisa Bradshaw Rowberry, 49, of Provo, have both been sentenced for their roles in unlawfully obtaining a Paycheck Protection…

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Agrees to Termination of Federal Monitorship Requirement for Utah Transit Authority | USAO-UT

SALT LAKE CITY- The Utah U.S. Attorney’s Office has agreed to the termination of a federal monitorship agreement with the Utah Transit Authority based upon UTA’s substantial compliance with the…

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